Reggio emilia classroom floor plan. Malaguzzi passed away two decades ago but we hope he would be pleased with the progress early childhood educators in north america have made toward understanding his pedagogical lessons. The author of these words loris malaguzzi was the founder and director of the renowned municipal preschools of reggio emilia italy. We have now placed twitpic in an archived state. Dear twitpic community thank you for all the wonderful photos you have taken over the years.