Intuition in Education

Why do we ask questions?

"If I had an hour to solve a problem, I'd spend the first 55 minutes defining the question." Albert Einstein The next Intuition in Education conversation is this Thursday at 12pm ET. Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpcO6upjgvE9W3_NiJwlz37GZrpMS_rub9 These conversations are for any parent, educator, facilitator, mentor, coach, guide who wants to create more engaging, immersive, satisfying, and joyful learning experiences.… Continue reading Why do we ask questions?

Intuition in Education

A Global Community of Conscious Educators

Are you a parent, educator, facilitator, counselor, visionary leader committed to the emotional well-being, creativity, and lifelong learning of your learners and yourself, in service of a vision for a flourishing humanity and thriving planet? You are invited to join a conversation to share your vision and your questions, to talk about your challenges and… Continue reading A Global Community of Conscious Educators

Personal Reflections

Difference is Divine

Belonging How do people go from "we believe differently" to "you are evil"?What social structures maintain this idea, even as individuals start to see it as false?And what are the ways I, personally, have been agreeing to and participating in this pattern? About a month ago, a veil lifted.And when it did, an idea simply disappeared from my brain. I could no longer… Continue reading Difference is Divine

Notes for Facilitators, Systems Thinking

Entangled with the Future?

In a classic Family Constellation, stuck, unproductive patterns are investigated as entanglements with past, often ancestral, trauma. In the typical constellation that I facilitate, for example, there's a movement through time that begins in the present, moves back into the past, and with the healing movement, returns to the present with a new orientation towards the… Continue reading Entangled with the Future?

Media / Book Review

The Hidden Brain Podcast: Open-Minded Skepticism

Summary: A commentary on the Hidden Brain podcast episode, "Secret Friends: Tapping Into the Power of Imagination." This episode is a smart, open-minded and respectful report about people working with their minds and imagination in ways that help them "experience the invisible as real." Listening to podcasts has become one of my favorite ways to… Continue reading The Hidden Brain Podcast: Open-Minded Skepticism

Empathic Intelligence In Practice, Intuition in Education

Teaching Empathic Intelligence to Teens – Part 2: Developmental Stages

Intelligence is more than intellect The educational system is focused on developing the intellect. The intellect is viewed as being located in the brain, experienced as the thoughts we have in our head, and demonstrated through writing and test taking. My work is to expand this limited view by introducing new practices that create richer… Continue reading Teaching Empathic Intelligence to Teens – Part 2: Developmental Stages