In a world where data collection, academics, standardization and homogenization are prevalent, Alberton Primary School – The Nest demonstrates pedagogy of listening, advocacy for the child and childhood, and a prototype for authentic quality learning. Principles previously applied in early childhood are being introduced throughout the primary school community.
At the completion of the course, you will have an understanding of the Reggio Emilia education principles including:
- Children are competent and capable. They can solve problems, make mistakes and learn from them. They can make their own risk assessments.
- Children possess deep, complex theories and are able to express these in many ways.