Workshop: Guardians of Common Knowledge

Abajo en español. Last Thursday I met with my friend Seema – who I have been working with for the last couple of months on the Guardians of Common Knowledge project- at Furzedown School to watch our toolkit in action. Seema and the “Guardian Experts” Mich, Chris, Karen and Joe and accompanied by Beth from … Continue reading

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