Understanding Loris Malaguzzi: A Short Introduction To His Work And Legacy

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While the schools and much of Malaguzzi’s work are focused on young children (from birth to 6 years), Malaguzzi was always concerned with the renewal of all public education, so his ideas and practices are relevant to every sector of education and all types of educational institution.

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About the Reggio Emilia educational system

The Reggio Emilia educational system includes the Preschools and Infant-toddler Centres – Istituzione of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia, the public organization that runs the municipal schools for children from birth to 6 years; Reggio Children, the public-private company established in 1994 with the aim of fostering pedagogical and cultural exchanges between the Reggio Emilia municipal early childhood institutions and teachers and researchers from around the world; and the international Reggio Children – Loris Malaguzzi Centre Foundation.

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