Online Conversations

Welcome to Online Conversations where we explore ideas with Reggio-inspired leaders and thinkers in the early learning field and reflect together through large and small group conversations.

Current Online Conversations

Register below for any of our upcoming Online Conversations learning experiences. If you have registered with Early Learning Café previously you will need to log in to sign up for the Café. If this is your first Cafe, then at the log in form, click “register” and create an account. Then return to this page to sign up for your course.

Note: Early Learning Cafe is located in Canada, and times for all live events are in North American Eastern Time. 



OC2: The Competent Parent: a Collaborator in Learning

with Dannielle Gibson
Postponed until further notice

Previous Online Conversations

These are some of our previous Online Conversations learning experiences. If you aren’t ready to register for a current Online Conversation you can still create your Early Learning Café account using the Account menu above. Registering now will make it faster and easier when you are ready to sign up for an Online Conversation later.


Creative play with model house

OC1: A Thinking Environment that Supports Risk-Taking

Susan Stacey,
May 8, 2019 7-8:30 PM (EDT)


OC4: Questioning with Curiosity in Our Reflective Practice

Kathy Boelsma RECE
and Susan Ramsay RECE
December 4, 2019


OC7: Listening for Children’s Ideas and Inquiries

Kerri Embrey and Heather Evelyn
October 24, 2020