"It's always good to learn from other disciplines and sectors - ("To go forward look sideways") - was humbled to deliver the opening Keynote to Shift Happens again (which as you probably know is a great arts conference looking at the…"
"Great insights on the barriers and challenges facing hearing impaired and deaf peoples' use of the web - I also contributed to the conference but from the other side of the planet (I'm currently based in Christchurch, NZ) - was…"
"Congrats DK - great to see this getting published.
(I'm going to have to sneak into the University library tomorrow to see if I can download a copy now. You just have to be in academia to get to read what's published! :P) "
"You know I love timelines Tim (as you've seen me do my talk often enough illustrating visually the same thing) - here's my contribution :
- gaming consoles in the later 80s/early 90s;
- mass adoption of the sony walkman in early 80s (as a…"
Only photos and videos are pre-moderated on this network - so it would be an issue with the RSS feeds. Your post definitely went up in July.
Ning 'upgraded' their RSS feeds in the last few days - and I suspect broke the IDs which…"
"Don't know why but the post above just appeared in my RSS feed which I have for the forum here. That means either the RSS wasn't working properly or the post which was written above on the 14th July didn't go live until today.
This is a cut & paste from this blog post : http://bit.ly/ai5qZxEvery cloud has a silver liningWith sadness, our planned pro-bono project for 2010 has fallen through, but we still want to do something before the year is up. Therefore we’ve decided to open up the offer for anyone to seize this opportunity.We are looking to deliver a full days training, consisting of beginners, intermediate or advanced courses, consulting time, or whatever you feel you need…See More
Thanks for that; your youthworktoolbox website looks useful, particularly the podcasts.
We're looking at going with Mailchimp as it's very user-friendly and very much integrated with social media which is a major plus.
I currently use Awebber for my email campaigns.
It's a paid service, but after my research, it seemed to be the best option for me.
I also have a mail chimp account, but I have never used it.
Awebber was not too difficult to set…"
Please could everyone share this survey with 8 to 19 year olds.The research is exploring children and young peoples views on e-Safety, so great opportunity to get them thinking about staying safe online. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9QH8RB2Much appreciate any support and I am happy to share the results in June should anybody like to have a read :)See More
YMCA George Williams College is offering a free training day on ‘Understanding Group Work’ for professionals and volunteers working with young people. The day will encourage you to think about different approaches to group work as well as providing practical activities that you can take away and use with young people. Topics to be covered include: Team buildingGroup rolesUnderstanding conflictUsing discussionLeadershipTo book your free place, please contact Naomi Stanton…See More
BackgroundOne of the challenges of assessment processes with young people is how to secure their involvement and active participation. Only too often assessment can become something that is ‘done’ to young people (or a form that needs to be filled in), rather than a dynamic process that puts them at the centre, something theyare involved with and have some ownership over. The assessment tools called ‘CAF Cards’ and ‘Road Sign Cards’ have been developed with young people to work with the…See More
"My apologies for commenting some 4 months after this event happened, I really don't get onto this site as often as I should! This was the first (hopefully there will be many more) online youth work student conference, and it was a bit of a have…"