Winter Conference

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The 14th NAREA Winter Conference

Educational Research: An Essential and Ethical Dimension in the Life of Children and Adults

Toronto, Ontario • March 16-18, 2023

Featuring:

Consuelo Damasi
Consuelo Damasi

Atelierista

Since 1999, Consuelo Damasi has been working in the role of atelierista, a teacher with a specialization in the languages of the atelier, for the Preschools and Infant-toddler Centers – Istituzione of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia. Consuelo worked for several years in the Iqbal Masih municipal preschool and is currently working in the Andersen municipal preschool. She has collaborated with pedagogistas, educators, and atelieristas on the concept, realization, and management of the city ateliers at the Loris Malaguzzi International Center.

Tiziana Filippini
Tiziana Filippini

Pedagogista

Tiziana Filippini is a psychologist who collaborates with Reggio Children on the realization of publishing projects, consulting, and professional learning journeys through her participation in conferences and workshops in Italy and around the world. From 1978–2015, Tiziana was a pedagogista in the pedagogical coordinating team of the Preschools and Infant-toddler Centers – Istituzione of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia. For several years, she was responsible for the Documentation and Educational Research Center of the Preschools and Infant-toddler Centers – Istituzione of the Municipality of Reggio Emilia.

Location:

Conference:

Bishop Strachan School
298 Lonsdale Road
Toronto, ON M4V 1X2

Exhibit:

Mosaic of Marks, Words, Material exhibition and atelier

Bishop Strachan School
298 Lonsdale Road
Toronto, ON M4V 1X2

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Note:

To save on conference fees, become a paid NAREA member.

By becoming a member at the rate of $40 (retired), $45 (school associate), or $100 (participant), registrants receive $100 conference discount and additional benefits throughout the membership year. Please review our membership benefits & pricing page for more information.

Schedule

The program varies from conference to conference. Typical features might include: presentations and reflections by noted representatives from Reggio Emilia and/or North America, school visits, small group discussions, encounters with the Mosaic of Marks, Words, Material exhibition and atelier, and local cultural experiences.

Each day will begin at 9:00 am and conclude around 5:00 pm.

A detailed schedule will go out to participants in a logistics email within a week of the conference.

 
 
Registration Fee For US Residents (US Dollars):

EARLY BIRD RATE: $525 (member) or $625 (non-member)


AFTER FEBRUARY 2: $625 (member) or $725 (non-member)



Registration Fee For Canadian Residents (US Dollars):

EARLY BIRD RATE: $400 (member) or $500 (non-member)


AFTER FEBRUARY 2: $500 (member) or $600 (non-member)



All fees are in U.S. dollars. Full payment must be received to secure space. Written request for refunds must be submitted by March 1, 2023 to narea@reggioalliance.org. There will be a $50 processing fee to cancel your registration. Confirmation of your registration and logistical information will be shared via e-mail.


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Lodging

Hotel accommodations are not included in the registration fee. NAREA recognizes that conference registrants prefer to make their own travel plans and will choose lodging that best meets their needs. The conference and exhibition venue is located at Bishop Strachan School, 298 Lonsdale Rd., Toronto, ON M4V 1X2, and there are multiple lodging options within 5 miles of the school.

 
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About the City

Toronto is a cosmopolitan, diverse, and tolerant city and consistently ranks as one of the best in terms of quality of life. Located on the northwestern shores of Lake Ontario in the Southern Ontario district, Toronto is home to more than 2.5 million residents. It is a unique melting pot of diverse cultural and ethnic populations from all over the world. The city is renowned for its high quality of life, economic and financial position, and as an essential socio-cultural center of North America.

 

For More Information

NAREA Office | narea@reggioalliance.org | 770.552.0179

Registration will close when the capacity of the venue has been reached or by March 1, 2023, whichever comes first.

If you are using a purchase order to complete registration, please complete the attached registration form and return to: narea@reggioalliance.org

 

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