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Reggio Emilia Auckland - REA

REA (Reggio Emilia Auckland) verb to spring up, to multiply 

making connections  from enquiry to practice...   reaching out ...  across Auckland, teacher to teacher.... facilitating ...thinking, dialogue, learning opportunities.



REA (Reggio Emilia Auckland)


The Auckland network, REA, invites you to a series of two evenings to explore a key principle of the Reggio Emilia approach:
Participation, relationships and the enriching role of educational documentation
Wednesday 24 July 2019 + Wednesday 14 August 2019

 Click on link:  Participation.pdf

Past Events



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The Language of Light and Shadow Puppets



Saturday May 12: 9 – 1pm
Thursday June 14: 7 – 8:30 pm


Epsom Campus University of Auckland


Cost per person $45 includes both sessions

Morning Tea provided

Come and experience how light and shadow can be used as an expressive ‘language’ by children and teachers. The presentation will discuss how ideas from the Reggio Emilia approach can be used to inspire programmes in the New Zealand EC context. The workshop will involve a hand on art component where participants will use Māori mythology as the provocation for their own creative story making and telling.

“The language of Light and Shadow Puppets is presented by Lisa Terrini, senior lecturer at Victoria University of Wellington Faculty of Education, author and editor of ecARTnz online magazine. Lisa is part of REID (Reggio Emilia Inspired Dialogue) a group of Wellington early childhood educators who are influenced by the Reggio Emilia Pedagogy.


Note: Please register by emailing registration to and provide the name of participant(s), participants' email address and the name of centre/school. 

Numbers are limited to 30

Please register by Tuesday 1 May


Click Here to download the Event Flyer



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These sessions are now Full no further registrations!

Journeying with Reggio Emilia in Auckland

Sharing, provoking, inspiring each other 

REA, the REANZ Auckland network group, invites you to a series of visits this November to centres which are inspired by the thinking and practices of Reggio Emilia.

Three teams of teachers will be welcoming you to their centres across three evening. There will be a presentation at each centre so that the teachers can share their thinking and their journey with the Reggio Emilia project within their own context.

Real Kids Early Learning Centre  (Infant Room)

Date: Tuesday 7th November  2017 

Time: 7.00pm – 8.30pm

Cost: $45 per person

Venue: 327 Hobsonville Road, Hobsonville

ELCM Alfriston College Kindergarten (Preschool)

Date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Time: 7.00pm – 8.30pm

Cost: $45 per person

Venue: 550 Porchester Road, Randwick Park (Entrance on Alfriston Road)

Tots Corner, Northcote  (Infant Room)

Date: Thursday 23 November 2017

Time: 7.00pm – 8.30pm

Cost: $45 per person

 Venue: 95 Onewa Road, Northcote (Entrance on Woodside Avenue)

Download the flyer here: 

Click here to register      Please register early as spaces are limited.





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