Rago was awarded the Bright Horizons Excellence in Teaching Award for
her use of sustainable and environmentally friendly materials and
resources in her teaching practice in a Reggio Emilia inspired program.
Additionally, Ms. Carmela has been promoted to establish two more Reggio Emilia based art studios beginning the week of June 4, 2012, when
she will expand her practice to two more Bright Horizons' Centers: Elk
Grove Village (at Alexian Brothers Hospital), and Vernon Hills, Illinois.