Learning Groups: Thinking, Pedagogical Documentation and Collaboration

For many years now, I have been interested in the essence of group encounters with children.  By this I mean, contexts of learning that are group based rather than individual encounters of learning.  I am very much inspired by the context of the Municipal schools in Reggio Emilia, Italy schools whom have as one of … Continue reading Learning Groups: Thinking, Pedagogical Documentation and Collaboration

Looking for Learning, Seeking Meaning-Making: Fostering meaning-making in a learning experience

There is an abundance of ideas and activities all over Pinterest, Instagram and Facebook that point to many 'learning experiences' and activity set ups for young children and whilst I appreciate the sharing community of educators all wanting to do the best by children, many of these pinned activities are devoid of their learning context, … Continue reading Looking for Learning, Seeking Meaning-Making: Fostering meaning-making in a learning experience