An Introduction to Reggio Emilia

 
Presented by Jan Millikan
 
 
Date: Wednesday 9 May 2018
 
Time: 5:00pm - 8:30pm
 
Venue: Pope Road Kindergarten
 
46 Pope Road, Blackburn VIC 3130
 
 
REAIE is proud to present an introductory seminar on the history, philosophy and educational practices of the Pre-schools and Infant Toddler Centres of Reggio Emilia, Italy. This seminar is intended as an introduction to the educational project of Reggio Emilia together with an insight into how the Reggio Emilia approach is interpreted in the Australian context.

 

About the presenter:
 
Jan Millikan, OAM, is the founder and former Director of the Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE), a continuing committee member, and the REAIE representative to the Reggio Children International Network. Most recently Jan represented REAIE as one of the partners in the Thinker in Residence program organised by the Government of South Australia. Jan was awarded the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) in 2012 for services to Early Childhood Education. Jan's professional roles have involved work as a consultant in multicultural education and a lecturer in Early Childhood Education at the University of Melbourne. Jan has also been a Senior Fellow at both Melbourne and Monash Universities, as well as a Fellow of the Australian Council of Educators. She has authored two books, and has contributed many professional articles to journals both nationally and internationally. Jan is on the editorial board for the Journal of Research in International Education.
 
 
Registration Costs:
 
$100 - Non Members
$75- REAIE Members
$50 - Students
 
This event is being generously hosted by Pope Rd kindergarten and includes supper for all participants.
 
LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE
 
Please click HERE to register.
 
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