1. STEM Activities for Your Preschooler

    Welcome back to our blog series on STEM and the Reggio Emilia approach! In our first blog, we covered the various components of STEM, and how it relates to Reggio Emilia (along with the values of our preschool and daycare). The realm of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics is something that continues to develop, especially in the world of education. With both STEM and the Reggio Emili…Read More

  2. STEM and the Reggio Emilia Approach

    The latest buzzword in the realm of education, STEM is a trend that shows little signs of slowing down. We see STEM toys making their way into stores, STEM academies popping up across town, and this exploration-based acronym painting headlines in news stores from time to time. But what exactly is STEM? Is this a necessary push in education, and is it one that’s best for all children? And how doe…Read More

  3. Reggio Emilia- The One Hundred Languages of Children

    While the traditional method of schooling children involves the teacher as the giver of information, and the children as empty buckets filling up with new ideas, Reggio Emilia approaches it differently. Reggio Emilia sees the child as able to be an active participant in their education, and that they should be led by their interests. Instead of one method of learning, Reggio Emilia believes that c…Read More

  4. Environment as the Third Teacher in Reggio Emilia Classrooms

    The Reggio Emilia approach to schooling and nurturing children is unique, especially the way in which the environment in which children learn is emphasized. The classroom is referred to as the “third teacher” and plays a big role in children’s education and development. We will explore how utilizing the classroom as a teacher is central to Reggio Emilia, and how this impacts learning. The cl…Read More

  5. How The Reggio Emilia Approach Compares to Traditional Schools

    Choosing a school for your child is one of those decisions that can seem overwhelming to parents. Child Time in Salt Lake City utilizes the Reggio Emilia curriculum to help your child learn and grow into a great citizen. But how does this approach differ from other schools? While there are many different  approaches to school, we will focus today on how the Reggio Emilia approach differs from tra…Read More

  6. Summertime Offers a Wealth of Learning Opportunities

    Summer is coming, and there is no better time to get outdoors and get hands-on with learning and exploration. Summertime creates some of the best childhood memories, so get creative this summer and include some activities you and your child are sure to love! Our Reggio Emilia inspired curriculum at Child Time Inc. aims to promote a love of learning and expression, and continuing that approach in a…Read More

  7. The Reggio Emilia Approach

    The core of Child Time Inc. is centered around your child’s educational development. To do this, we create customized curriculum that are designed around your child’s interests, needs, and desires. The classroom is catered to the unique makeup of the students and their educational developmental needs. The Reggio Emilia approach was conceived from the town of Reggio Emilia, Italy after World Wa…Read More