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Preschool Podcast Featuring Bernadette Testani of Atelier Kids

Our Atelier Kids Head of School, Bernadette Testani is featured on this week's Preschool Podcast on the HiMama Early Childhood Education blog. Click the image above to hear a great interview that highlights the core components of the process as we build the Reggio...

WELCOME to ATELIER KIDS EARLY LEARNING & CARE

Atelier Kids is your source for everything childcare. We believe each child is born creative, intuitive, resourceful, and with a strong potential for development from a very young age. We want to share with you our progress in developing the centre,...

Insight into Pedagogy: Listening to Children

First, and foremost, what does my title mean? What is a “pedagogista?” you might ask. At Atelier Kids Early Learning and Care, we are Toronto’s only dedicated Reggio Emilia-inspired childcare centre where we adhere to the belief that all children are born creative,...

Our Forest Adventure: Risky Play II

Last month I wrote about Risky Play and the great possibilities available to both parents and teachers to let our youngest citizens explore the world with fewer boundaries and rules. This month Atelier Kids takes a look at what is possible when the playground is the...

Risky Play, Supporting A Child’s Right to Freedom

Children are naturally drawn to play in all of its forms. Play is freedom, creativity and individuality. Play can be quiet and intentional, or wild and loud; it can be enjoyed by an individual, a small cluster or a large group. Most of all, it is the preferred state...

Atelier Kids – November 2018 Newsletter

Atelier Kids is your source for everything childcare. We believe each child is born creative, intuitive, resourceful, and with a strong potential for development from a very young age. We want to share with you our progress in developing the centre, provide insights...

Happy Thanksgiving from Bernie & Staff

The staff at Atelier Kids Early Learning & Care wish you and your families the most gracious holiday weekend filled with gratitude, love, laughs, joy. Happy Thanksgiving from Bernie & Staff • Save the Date • Sunday, 28 October Toronto West Halloween Fest Visit Atelier...

WELCOME TO ATELIER KIDS EARLY LEARNING & CARE

Atelier Kids is your source for everything childcare. We believe each child is born creative, intuitive, resourceful, and with a strong potential for development from a very young age. We want to share with you our progress in developing the centre, provide insights...