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Beau Edmondson

 

Beau Edmondson is the Director of Digital Communications for Beginnings Nursery School, a Reggio inspired preschool and Teaching Beyond the Square, an innovative non-profit founded dedicated to exploration-based education; he’s also a teacher. Along with developing their websites, he has helped restructure how they use documentation as an integral part of their pedagogical approach to learning and communication. Beau was on the Steering Committee and was Chair of the Documentation Committee for the Wonder of Learning exhibit from Reggio Emilia, Italy, from January through May in 2015, in Brooklyn, NY, which gathered and displayed the half-year experience online. He began his teaching career at a Brooklyn Heights Montessori School as the music teacher for first through eighth grades. He began teaching at Beginnings in 2010 and developed their sound studio and music website for which he presented his work on the evolution of the music studio program at Blue School's annual conference on Innovation in November 2013. Beau lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife and two children. He received his B.F.A. New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in Theater Performance and English Literature and his front-end web development education from General Assembly in New York City.