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Dana looks for Street Wisdom

A few months ago I decided to enrol myself in a Street Wisdom experience. What’s Street Wisdom? It’s a process that helps you look for wisdom, like the answer to a question, from the environment around you. I’ll be honest, I didn’t really go in expecting any answers. It was more about curiosity, and [...]

By |2021-05-01T20:17:46+00:00April 1st, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Musings on Mental Health Awareness 2020

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and I’ve been so excited to see all the shares and activity around this year’s theme - Kindness. Mental health is at the fore now more than ever because our world has changed in the midst of the pandemic and we are conscious of the way that the lockdown, [...]

By |2020-05-20T16:08:53+00:00May 20th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Dana Tackles The Dreaded Phone Calls

Because I typically spend lots of time in the classroom, phone calls have never really been my thing. Actually that’s not strictly true, I love talking all things learning with clients via any medium. And I take every opportunity to take to my family. But all other calls are a nuisance. There I said [...]

By |2019-03-17T19:40:53+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Dana Hits A Graphic Facilitation Milestone!

It's Facilitation Week and I have been reflecting on my facilitation journey this year because I have made leaps and bounds in the sphere of graphic or visual facilitation this year! At the start of the year, I truly believed I couldn't draw. Then I went on some training and found my confidence. Since [...]

By |2021-05-03T11:02:42+00:00October 18th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Learnception – It’s In The Cards

My cousins are creative geniuses who make handmade cards and invitations. Not run of the mill ones, they qualify as pieces of art – laser cut, ribbons, 3D, boxes that collapse and explode, and many that include local features and elements. And I’m not just saying that because I’m family … you can see what [...]

By |2018-02-01T09:46:55+00:00January 29th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Hey! Don’t Just Throw That Away

I have a wide range of kinaesthetic toys that I use in the classroom to help improve retention and make learning more engaging. They help bring energy to the room, learners love them - and even those who don't actively fiddle with them, often find them a talking point or icebreaker at the start of [...]

By |2017-09-04T19:54:01+00:00September 4th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments