5 Examples of Reggio Emilia Activities You’ll Find at Riverside Magnet School

In a Reggio Emilia inspired school, children’s interests are at large and in-charge! The purpose of a Reggio Emilia education is to engage each child’s personal learning potential – in terms of both development and relationship building. In order to … Continue reading 5 Examples of Reggio Emilia Activities You’ll Find at Riverside Magnet School

The Key Guiding Principles of a Reggio Emilia Elementary School

In a Reggio Emilia-style elementary school, you will find instructors who use a child-guided curriculum which allows children to communicate and learn through “one hundred languages” – not just speaking, but making art, singing, engaging with nature, and developing relationships … Continue reading The Key Guiding Principles of a Reggio Emilia Elementary School

Afternoon Studio: Riverside Magnet School’s After-School Enrichment Program

Imagine a school that offers continued enrichment for your child, even after the “school” day is over!  At Riverside Magnet School, pre-K students through grade 5 can participate in the After-School Studio Program, which extends their day until 5:45pm, Monday … Continue reading Afternoon Studio: Riverside Magnet School’s After-School Enrichment Program

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Riverside Magnet School Success Story: “This is the best school I’ve come across.”

An inner city-Hartford father of six-year-old twin girls first heard about the Riverside Magnet School at Goodwin College (formerly the Goodwin College Early Childhood Magnet School) through word of mouth at the Salvation Army. When he walked into the magnet … Continue reading Riverside Magnet School Success Story: “This is the best school I’ve come across.”