Toolkit for Outdoor Spaces

Abajo en Español For the past couple of months I have been working with gardener, educator, pelmaculture designer and lovely friend Seema Patel on the development of a toolkit to support children’s engagement with outdoor spaces. “The Guardians of Common Knowledge toolkit has been designed to enable outdoor learning through a range of interactive activities. It … Continue reading

What is a Toolkit?

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(Abajo en Español) A couple of weeks ago at a Plan Zheroes meeting, the wonderful Lotti Henley made an interesting comment about the use of jargon words and how this can often lead to misunderstandings or gaps in communication when people forget to consider the listeners’ possible unfamiliarity with “buzzwords” or current/fashionable/technical terms. Her point … Continue reading

A beautiful addition to my “NOW” folder…

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(Abajo en español) While searching for ideas for a design project, I came across an initiative that has lead me to write the first post on my blog where the illustration featured is not my own (although it did inspire me to get drawing) and that made me wish my “Time: NOW” folder was big … Continue reading