Resources

Recommended Websites for additional information:

Inspired Practices in Early Education, Inc.

http://www.inspiredpractices.org/

Exists to promote the exchange of ideas and points of view regarding education for young children

North American Reggio Emilia Alliance (NAREA)

http://www.reggioalliance.org/

A network of educators, parents, and advocates seeking to elevate both the quality of life and the quality of schools and centers for young children.

Listing of articles recommended by Lella Gandini

http://www.reggioalliance.org/reggio_related/print_and_video_resources/articles.php

NAREA features this listing of articles recommended by Lella Gandini, the Reggio Children Liaison in the U.S. for the Dissemination of the Reggio philosophy.

Innovations in Early Education: The International Reggio Exchange

http://coe.wayne.edu/ted/ece/professional-development/index.php

A quarterly periodical published by NAREA focused on the Reggio Emilia educational philosophy. Each issue features articles and interviews by Italian and North American early childhood educators.

Reggio Children

http://www.reggiochildren.it/

Reggio Children’s aims and purposes are inspired by the philosophy and values of the educational project developed and practiced in the Municipal Infant-toddler Centers and Preschools of Reggio Emilia, in order to protect and communicate the wealth of knowledge developed within this experience.

Project Zero

http://www.pz.harvard.edu/

An educational research group at the Graduate School of Education at Harvard University.  Project Zero’s mission is to understand and enhance learning, thinking, and creativity in the arts, as well as humanistic and scientific disciplines at the individual and institutional levels.

Learning Materials Workshop

http://www.learningmaterialswork.com/

Distributors of resources and books published by Reggio Children

The Clearinghouse on Early Education and Parenting (CEEP)

http://ceep.crc.uiuc.edu/poptopics/reggio.html

Part of the Early Childhood and Parenting (ECAP) Collaborative at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. CEEP provides publications and information to the worldwide early childhood and parenting communities.