Empowerment

The Value of Good Food – Dinner’s Ready

The Value of Good Food – Dinner’s Ready

Many of us have fond memories of favourite family mealtimes. There is nothing quite as nourishing for our bodies and souls as good home-cooked food. “Food is for eating, and good food is to be enjoyed… I think food is, actually, very beautiful in itself.” – Delia...

Starting the day right with Wonderschool morning rituals

Starting the day right with Wonderschool morning rituals

For young children, knowing what comes next in their world helps them to feel safe and secure, and it helps them to understand that the adults around them care for them. This is why at Wonderschool we believe in starting the day off right with our morning ritual. Our...

What does empowerment mean to Wonderschool?

What does empowerment mean to Wonderschool?

Contributed by Sarah Wilcox, Operations Manager for Wonderschool Empowerment: What does this look like in practice, and how do we empower children and our team of Educators? It’s an excellent question, and one that we reflect on deeply. For us at Wonderschool, it is...

Why we embrace the Reggio Emilia approach at Wonderschool

Why we embrace the Reggio Emilia approach at Wonderschool

Contributed by Sarah Wilcox, Operations Manager for Wonderschool Have you heard of the Reggio Emilia approach? It’s an educational philosophy based on the image of the child, primarily aimed at the Preschool age group. The Reggio Emilia approach is named after a small...