5 Simple Questions to Encourage Student Voice in the Classroom - The LAMP
What exactly are you paying preschool teachers for? free choice in preschool
By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. When I first began teaching early childhood education about three decades ago, there were many discussions about the language that we use to name what we do. I rememb…
Be inspired to try a new way of playing with loose parts today. 7 favourite activities for kids!
Pedagogical Documentation: Why?
The term "play based learning" now evokes in me a much different feeling than it once did. Something like nails on a chalkboard perhaps? If adults are directing, is it play?
Reggio-Inspired Mathematics by Richmond School District ≈≈ This booklet documents our school district's collaborative inquiry project looking at how Reggio-inspired practices can inform and enhance primary mathematics teaching and learning.
By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. When I was asked to present a workshop that focused on the links between literacy, nature and the Reggio Emilia Approach at the Reading for the Love of It conference I…
Diane Kashin- Emergent Curriculum, Reggio, and Inquiry: Coming to Terms with Terms
By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. The worksheet debate rages on! Even with research and alternatives that are play-based and hands-on, their use is still being defended. The fact is worksheets are not .