Last Updated: Tuesday, February 16, 2021

The Reggio Emilia Approach to Early Years Education

What is this?

​The northern Italian town of Reggio Emilia has become world-renowned for its forward-thinking approach to early childhood education.

This publication explains 'the Reggio approach' and explores how aspects of this pedagogical approach could be adapted and used to support improvement in Scotland.

The resource includes an activity designed to encourage practitioners to consider whether their daily classroom routine follows children’s learning interests or is driven by an ‘adult timetable’.

Who is this for?

​Anyone with an interest in early years education.