Surprised and enthusiastic

Published by Lori Pickert on November 5, 2008 at 01:44 PM

When the adult can no longer be surprised and enthusiastic about what children do, then the role of the teacher is over for that person.

The problem, then, is to become aware of what is happening right under our eyes. — Loris Malaguzzi


Comment by Sarah on November 5, 2008 at 11:36 PM

I've been pouring over your site, reading all the posts that have accumulated in my overextended Google reader. I've been dissatisfied with the arrangement of our little house, which puts the playroom in the basement with the TV, and away from the activities of the rest of the house. You've inspired me to try to find a way to clear some space for creativity and exploration. I'm pretty sure that's going to include the disposal of some furniture, but I'm ok with that.

Comment by Lori Pickert on November 6, 2008 at 12:44 AM

sarah, that sounds wonderful! let me know what happens!

Comment by SnippetyGibbet on November 7, 2008 at 01:55 AM

Hey, Lori..........Thanks so much for linking to my reggio lesson. I've had a couple of your readers leave comments on my blog. And I did see that Craft Crow linked to it through you as well. I was very excited. Again, thank you for all the help and direction. jan

Comment by Shannon on November 7, 2008 at 02:48 AM

Oh my, you have been busy and I have missed it! I haven't been here in a long time, but I love the new site. I look forward to coming back again when I am a little less tired and a little more ready to soak in some goodness!

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