Canadian Opening Exhibit: Cultivate the Scientist in Every Child

Please join us for the Canadian Opening Exhibit, Oct. 25 and 26th, Cultivate the Scientist in Every Child: The Philosophy of Frances and David Hawkins

An Introductory Course to Reggio Inspired Practice

Acorn is excited to announce a new week long intensive course in collaboration with Richland Academy as well as Diane Kashin and Louise Jupp. Participants will have the opportunity to learn with Reggio… Continue reading

Program Central: The Anatomy of a Reggio Inspired Kindergarten Program Binder

Hello to all of our followers,   We receive a lot of requests from visiting teachers to share our programming process. We keep information and documentation notes together;organized in a binder. We don’t… Continue reading

Reggio Inspired PD Workshop: Early and Emergent Literacy in the Kindergarten Classroom

On Saturday, April 20th, Acorn School will be holding the last workshop of the Reggio Emilia inspired workshop series. The topic will be on early and emergent literacy in the kindergarten and pre-school… Continue reading

Reconceptualizing our practice to inspire a sense of wonder in children

On February 23, we facilitated a workshop to teachers from across the province interested in our approach to working with children. The workshop was titled ‘Provocations, Observations, and Reflections and was intended to… Continue reading

Reggio Inspired PD and Workshops

Acorn School is offering a series of professional development workshops and school tours. If you are interested in deepening your experience and understanding of the Reggio Emilia approach to education these workshops would… Continue reading

Join Us On Our Reggio Inspired Journey

Welcome to the Acorn School blog and thank you for visiting. This blog is intended to support those out there who are interested in learning more about the Reggio Emilia approach. Acorn School… Continue reading

A Big City

Wednesday September 26th 2012 After a morning full of literacy programming, the kindergarten children had some time to explore the classroom. A small group chose to build with blocks and other materials. They… Continue reading

Professional Development Days

On Friday November 23, 2012 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm & Monday May 6, 2013 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm with a workshop to follow from 1:00 – 3:00 pm Acorn… Continue reading

Every Child has a Story

It was the first day of school and Mason chose to do what was comfortable to him, build with blocks. A task that is seemingly normal to some, but revisiting Mason through out… Continue reading