Loris Malaguzzi, Reggio Emilia and Democratic Alternatives to Early Childhood Education Assessment

FORUM - ISSN 0963-8253
Volume 59 Number 2 (2017)

Loris Malaguzzi, Reggio Emilia and Democratic Alternatives to Early Childhood Education Assessment
GUY ROBERTS-HOLMES, pages 159-168
https://doi.org/10.15730/forum.2017.59.2.159

Abstract

This article responds to the dangers arising from baseline assessment in reception classes. It contrasts predictive testing which claims to ascertain each child's ability and potential with the processes of observation, documentation and discussion developed in Reggio Emilia. It explores the two very different understandings of children which they reflect.

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GUY ROBERTS-HOLMES (2017) Loris Malaguzzi, Reggio Emilia and Democratic Alternatives to Early Childhood Education Assessment, FORUM, 59(2), 159-168. https://doi.org/10.15730/forum.2017.59.2.159

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