Monthly Archives: August 2010

Reggio Emilia inspired preschool- implementation of New Technologies

Reggio Emilia inspired preschool programs provide a framework for a best practice implementation of New Technologies within the early childhood setting. (written in 17 APR 08, for subject New Technologies in Education and Training) – Prior to iPads and iPods,

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Posted in Computers in Early Childhood

Using Light Tables in Kindergarten

I love my light table, and many of my collages are starting to get into them. But they always say, it looks good but what can I do with it. Here are some images to provide inspiration if you have

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Posted in Programing and Planning

Using Computers for Documentation

I use photos as my main tool for recording observations, the saying, a picture can tell a thousand words is so true.  I use the photos in learning stories, as well as a form of documentation of skills, social interactions,

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Posted in Computers in Early Childhood, Learning Frameworks

Computers Early Education

The question is no longer if we should have computers in early childhood education, but how. This is clearly supported in the EYLF under both learning and communication outcomes. I have to date used the paint program that comes with

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Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework

The new Early Year Learning Framework, or the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework … has for me been a welcome introduction and a relief that it doesn’t dictate a specific theoretical position. Yet the support documents are a

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August 2010