Tag: Creativity

Focusing on love.

Focusing on love.

In August, most of our school met for a retreat. At one point, we were asked to go around the table and share our intention …

 

The Uncommon

The Uncommon

“We react to weather in relative rather than absolute fashion,” said Laurence S. Kalkstein, a professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the …

 

The greatest small gifts

The greatest small gifts

Last month I attended a tremendous conference in San Francisco called  Educating for Creative Minds: Using Brain Science to Ignite Innovation and Imagination. From the conference …

 

Hopeful

Hopeful

We the people declare today that the most evident of truth that all of us are created equal — is the star that guides us …

 

Paths of light come in so many forms…

Paths of light come in so many forms…

The 2012 new school year has been an exercise on how a community of people can truly make change. Personally, it has been both exhausting …

 

Happy eARTh day!

Happy eARTh day!

  (Yes, that’s my car.)  Happy eARTth day! Last month I had the pleasure of attending a workshop panel and presentations with an international group of researchers …

 

“…they scatter memories behind them like breadcrumbs…”

“…they scatter memories behind them like breadcrumbs…”

Sometimes life can feel incredibly complex to break down into small digestable bits. Many rich projects have been occurring in the studio during this time of …

 

Some wisdom for 2012

Some wisdom for 2012

Birthdays, solstice, anniversaries and New Years are such wonderful triggers for reflection, memories and storytelling. While many make resolutions, I tend to think about experiences …

 

Not afraid of the dark

Not afraid of the dark

The darkness of this time of year, is actually our guide. How do I greet and introduce this shift of our natural world with my young …

 

“This”

“This”

I believe that theory and practice are indeed the pedals on the bicycle and you need both to move forward. (Loris Malaguzzi coined this phrase)   It …