The Advent School welcomes educators to engage in conversation with our faculty about best practices in the classroom. Visitors tour, observe, and learn with Advent faculty about the educational theories that support the Reggio Emilia Approach during this day-long collaborative conference. Information about upcoming Collaboratives will be posted here, and on our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.
2018 – “Anti-Bias Education and the Reggio Emilia Approach” with John Nimmo, EdD
2016 – “Change the World: Teaching for Social Justice Through Reggio-Inspired Practices” with Lecia Brooks, Outreach Director, Southern Poverty Law Center
2015 – “100 Ways of Thinking: Differentiation and the Reggio Emilia Approach” with Dr. Stephanie Cox Suárez, Clinical Associate Professor, Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development
2014 – “Transforming Questions into Practice” with Louise Cadwell, M. Ed., Child Development and the Arts, Ph. D. Education, The Cadwell Collaborative
2012 – “Weaving Together Strands of Learning: A Shared Dialogue” with Lella Gandini, Ed.D, liaison to the United States for the Reggio Emilia philosophy