Cormac Russell has invented a captivating 'game' that can flip negativity into an exploration of possibility - quickly - with groups of all sizes. It is quite remarkable. And it can be played with everyone! All sizes, shapes, ages, abilities. Basically people work in small groups of about 10 ideally. There could be many groups playing simultaneously in a room.
Using a deck of 100 CAPACITY CARDS - people discover the wide range of skills and capacities they have…Continue
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Nov. 12-14 - in Toronto - PATH & MAPS - Person Centered Ways to Build Community
Three days of extraordinary shared learning - in downtown Toronto - with Lynda Kahn & Jack Pearpoint
Teams welcome - and because we believe in inclusion and diversity - no reasonable offer will be refused.
Call or e-mail - us - or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
The url for the flier is attached.…Continue
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Skeptics Be Gone
By Reprinted from "The Citizen Advocate," JanuarSkeptics%20Be%20Gone.docy/February 1998
There are many different stories that come from this idea and work we call citizen advocacy. I have chosen to share one afternoon in the life of one citizen…Continue
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“I never had any knowledge of the citizen advocacy program prior to this, so naturally when a man named
Mr.Tom Kohler contacted me by phone, I was set back to some extent. Tom explained to me that there was a
young man believed to be…
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I speak from both a professional and a person perspective about education and students with varying abilities. As a professional, I have worked with students with varying abilities for over 50 years, first in segregated schools and then in developing inclusive education. I have…Continue
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