Pedagogy of Listening

The Language of Food: Life, Relationships, and the Human Experience

The Language of Food: Life, Relationships, and the Human Experience

Magic happened today ~ over apples. Kindergarten children are insightful. Profound, really. A source for constant pondering about many things: life, relationships, and the human experience. Sitting chopping apples in preparation for making our first-of-the-season Kindergarten batch of apple sauce; amongst apple peelings, cores, and […]

The Third Educator ~ Languages of Learning

The Third Educator ~ Languages of Learning

Languages of Learning is a resource created for early years educators around the world. The monograph shares with you the learning journey of two early years educators: Michelle van Heugten and Susan Wright. As in every journey, our work includes our own reflections, interpretations, and […]

To My New Student ~ A Guest Blog Post by Nadine Osborne

To My New Student ~ A Guest Blog Post by Nadine Osborne

Through social media, I have had the privilege of getting to know many insightful and inspirational educators from around the world. As a way to share my growing professional learning network with you, I will be posting guest blog posts from different people so that […]

Art, Creativity, and Collaboration in Kindergarten

Art, Creativity, and Collaboration in Kindergarten

This masterpiece is one of my favourites. It emerged authentically and early on in the year when children started to explore and share line drawing using chalk outdoors. Along with our guest atelierista, a very large canvas, a jar full of interesting brushes, and a […]