Jen Mallett in Italy.

Sunnyland Educator Finds Inspiration During Travels to Italy

During the summer, Sunnyland preschool teacher, Jen Mallett traveled to Italy. Mallett recently graduated from Western Washington University and gained preliminary training in the Reggio Emilia philosophy of teaching. This philosophy is focused on early learning and was developed by Loris Malaguzzi, an Italian educator. “I have been both drawn to and inspired by this philosophy…