Robertson Early Enrichment Program in collaboration with MB Rice is proud to present “In Dialogue with the Reggio Approach: What Might Result When Children and Adults Collaborate on Cognitive and Creative Process?”
This conference will be held this November in the SSCY Centre Building, and we will be welcoming Amelia Gambetti, Reggio Emilia Liaison and consultant for the Reggio Emilia Approach; and Beth MacDonald, Executive Director of MacDonald Montessori School to guide us in our discussion.
Read their bio here
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is the cost to attend the conference?
The total cost for the 3-day conference will be $160.00 CDN; Tickets are available, as well, for Saturday only for $100.00 CDN
We will explore together the concepts and principles of the Reggio Approach through topics such as observation, interpretation and documentation. We will discover how to give visibility to a project developed in a classroom.
We will discuss the role of educators and their active participation in the life of the school while investigating the challenges and complexities of materials and the hundred languages of children.
We will conclude the conference by deepening our understanding about the value of active parent participation in the life of the school.
Registration is through Eventbrite. Please follow the instructions on the website to complete registration.
I am not an Early Childhood Educator nor a Teacher, but I work closely with children in another profession, and I would love to learn more about the Reggio Emilia Philosophy. Would I still be allowed to register?
Absolutely. This conference is for those who have a vested interest in the Reggio Emilia Philosophy and Approach, either through work, or having a child in a Reggio-Inspired program.
What payment method is accepted?
Eventbrite accepts Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. For questions on payment methods, please feel free to respond to this email.
November 2, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Conference opening, information session, wine and cheese reception, meet the presenters
November 3, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Lecture and group discussions, tour of Robertson Early Enrichment Program Inc.
November 4, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm – Lecture and brunch, Conference closing
All registrations include refreshments and lunch. Please advice of any dietary restrictions at check out.