A dynamic forum focused on the experience of childhood and the process of learning

    • 07 Dec 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Roosevelt Library Meeting Room, 4026 28th Avenue South, Minneapolis, 55406

    Join us for Documentation Lab, an on-going way to share traces of our work with each other, get and give feedback about documentation and generate ideas for next steps in learning based on what children have been doing.  Join us for this co-facilitated, collaborative working group where participants can bring work-in-progress, critically analyze it and learn from each other, at whatever stages we are in our practice.  Please bring work in progress if you have it to share!

     Note: this is a free event. 

    • 28 Jan 2018
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Grace Neighborhood Nursery School 1430 W. 28th St., Minneapolis, MN 55408

    We will explore the questions: "What was it like to be a child where you grew up?  What is like to be a child there now?"  What are your hopes and dreams for your children's experiences with growing up now?"  

     Facilitators: RINM Civic Engagement Committee

    Grace Neighborhood Nursery School

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    • 24 Feb 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Blake School, Hopkins Campus 110 Blake Rd. S Hopkins, MN 55343

    Clay is one of the most inviting, adaptable and expressive sensory/art materials; one of the “Hundred Languages” of children that Reggio educators talk about.

    In this hands-on workshop, we will explore the properties of earth clay, practice some art techniques with clay, learn ways to manage and recycle clay, and share ideas about the variety of ways educators use clay with children.

    Facilitators: Kim Lane, Visual Arts Specialist at The Blake School

    Blake School

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    • 09 Mar 2018
    • 9:00 AM
    • 10 Mar 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • RiverCentre, 175 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102

    Attend MNAEYC and support the Reggio Track.

    This is not an official Reggio-Inspired Network of Minnesota event. You need to go the the MNAEYC website to register. 

    You cannot register through this website. The prices do not reflect prices of MNAEYC's offerings. 

    • 14 Apr 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Westwood Early Childhood Center, 9001 Cedar Lake Rd., St. Louis Park, MN 55426

    The school environment and the systems that support programming influence the interactions and relationships that form between colleagues, parents, children, and community members. Join the educators of WECC as we explore the intention behind spaces and methods and share ideas of how to apply value-driven collaborative systems within an early learning program.  

    Facilitator: Kellee Nelson, Director, Westwood Early Childhood Center

    Westwood Early Childhood Center

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    • 18 May 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    • : Dodge Nature Center – The Olivia Irvine Dodge Library & Education CenterFarm Entrance #3 1691 Charlton St., West Saint Paul, MN 55118

    Join us to celebrate the work of the documentation lab participants and learn more about the Reggio-Inspired Network of Minnesota. 

    Note: this is a free event. The prices listed do not apply. 

    Please register so that we know you are coming. 

Past events

19 Nov 2017 Book Study
18 Nov 2017 Documentation Lab
11 Nov 2017 Whose Agenda Is It? Mapping the Terrain of Parent Engagement from Multiple Perspectives
28 Oct 2017 Learning Together - Explorations In Light and Shadow
23 Sep 2017 Set an Intention to Pay Attention
17 Sep 2017 Book Study - Free
20 Aug 2017 Book Study - Free
18 Jun 2017 Book Study - Free
21 May 2017 Book Study - Free
06 May 2017 The Many Languages of Found Objects
23 Apr 2017 Book Study - Free - Moved to 4/23 because of Easter
25 Mar 2017 Enter, Encounter, Engage
19 Mar 2017 Book Study - Free
26 Feb 2017 World Café: Your Culturally Dynamic Classroom
19 Feb 2017 Book Study - Free
21 Jan 2017 Big Body Play: Teaching with the Body in Mind
15 Jan 2017 Book Study - Free
14 Jan 2017 Children's Literature and Creative Expression - Sandy Burwell
18 Dec 2016 Book Study - Free
19 Nov 2016 Exploring the Role of the Teacher as “Listener”
16 Oct 2016 Book Study - Free
15 Oct 2016 The Nature of Inclusion: Working with Children with Special Rights
18 Sep 2016 Book Study - Free
17 Sep 2016 Mindfulness and Young Children
21 Aug 2016 Book Study - Free
17 Jul 2016 Book Study - Free
14 Jul 2016 Documentation: Honoring the Process - A Summer Training at Westwood Early Childhood Center in Partnership with Boulder Journey School
25 Jun 2016 The US Play Coalition: Midwest Play Conference
19 Jun 2016 June Book Study Has Been Cancelled. We Will Meet Again In July.
15 May 2016 Book Study - Free
14 May 2016 Enter, Encounter, Engage: 5th Annual Spring Conference- Stories from the Field
17 Apr 2016 Book Study - Free
16 Apr 2016 Exploring Reggio-inspired Programming in a Holistic Early Childhood Community Context: Willow and
20 Mar 2016 Book Study - Free
11 Mar 2016 MacDonald Montessori School Winter Conference
03 Mar 2016 Movie Night: Viewing and Discussion of "Not Just Anyplace"
21 Feb 2016 Book Study - Free
20 Feb 2016 Stepping up to the Challenge: Going for the Parent Aware Rating and Keeping Your Reggio-inspired Principles Intact
27 Jan 2016 Learning Together - Exploring The Languages of Light and Shadow
17 Jan 2016 Book Study - Free
09 Jan 2016 Exploring Inspired Programming in an Intergenerational Context: All Seasons Preschool
20 Dec 2015 Book Study - Free
05 Dec 2015 Learning Together - Exploring The Languages of Painting and Drawing
21 Nov 2015 Exploring Reggio-Inspired Principles in Australian Contexts
15 Nov 2015 Book Study - Free
24 Oct 2015 Exploring a Reggio-inspired Early Childhood Center Environment: Westwood Early Childhood Center
18 Oct 2015 Book Study - Free
07 Mar 2015 Enter, Encounter, Engage: Reggio Inspired Network of Minnesota's 4th Annual Spring Event
22 Feb 2015 Book Study: The Hundred Languages of Children
21 Feb 2015 Poetry: Exploring the 100 Languages of Children
30 Jan 2015 MNAEYC Annual Conference
18 Jan 2015 Book Study: The Hundred Languages of Children, Chapter 18
10 Jan 2015 Clay: Exploring the 100 Languages of Children

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