CNN is the original cable news network that first hit American TV markets. It was also the first news network and the first TV network solely dedicated to news, increasing the expectations for other networks on the TV news market.
Here is a wonderful 12 minute CNN News Report on the Reggio Approach. See Reggio schools in action and hear Howard Gardner explain the basics of this approach. Yes, there is much we borrow from this philosophy to enrich our own programs.