At Wise Preschool we believe that children learn best through play and purposeful learning experiences. We encourage our children to explore, experience, imaginate and create.
Our centre adopts the Reggio Emilia approach, developed after World War 2 by a teacher, Loris Malaguzzi, and parents in the villages around Reggio Emilia in Italy. Following the war, people believed that children were in need of a new way of learning. The assumption of Malaguzzi and the parents was that people form their own personality during early years of development and that children are endowed with “a hundred languages” through which they can express their ideas. The aim of this approach is teaching how to use these symbolic languages (eg., painting, sculpting, drama) in everyday life.
The program is based on the principles of respect, responsibility, and community through exploration and discovery in a supportive and enriching environment based on the interests of the children through a self-guided curriculum.
Step inside our Centre and notice how much attention to detail and space has been created.