Spotlight on the Somatic #3: Zoom

By Karen M Effa (Educator, MEd in IE; IE mentor) “We live on the leash of our senses. There is no way in which to understand the   world without first detecting it through the radar-net of our senses.” -Diane Ackerman It’s January 2021, and I am hunkered down at home amidst the ongoing covid-19 […]

Where Does a Work of Art Start?

By Holly B.F. Warren (Atelierista and creator of the Think Tank) A work of art can be created with words, notes, movement, sound, light, food, photography, clay, stone, natural materials, and paint—to name a few. A work of art has aesthetic value as it combines different elements in its creation. Where does a work of art […]

Working With Place

By Gillian Judson Collaboration. What do you think about when you hear that word? In the context of educators’ professional learning and development, the word “collaboration” will likely bring to your mind a myriad of memories and emotions: perhaps, sitting with colleagues long after students have gone home for the day, or now, in COVID […]