All entries tagged ‘burnaby’

ArticleFalling Up

by Laura , June 26, 2015

I wanted to write something super honest, humble about our progress, share the process, and beyond—but I keep restarting it, feeling lost for words. Until I asked myself, "How are you feeling? No really, how are you doing?" Read on

  • tags:
  • Kudoz
  • transition
  • prototyping
  • sharing
  • blog
  • Disability
  • sector
  • non for profit
  • vancouver
  • Canada
  • Laura cuthbert
  • lauracuthbert
  • burnaby
  • yvr

ArticleI'm getting older, and I'm getting dumber

by Laura , February 28, 2015

Each day after daycare, my Mum would arrive just before closing, tell me to gather my things, and ask me the same question, “what did you… Read on

  • tags:
  • Kudoz
  • theory of change
  • learning
  • Disability
  • Canada
  • vancouver
  • burnaby
  • outcomes

ArticleRead Apprentice Reflections

by Sarah, November 17, 2014

Download Reflection Paper #1 written by the Burnaby Apprentice Team: Sabrina, Laura, and Janey. Get a raw look at life inside the team, and what it means for how we build a different kind of human resourcing capacity within social sector organizations. Read on

  • tags:
  • capacity
  • burnaby
  • social inclusion
  • social labs

ArticleSummer Session: Prototyping Learning

by & Janey Roh , September 8, 2014

How do you share 10-weeks of insights? We spent the summer meeting frontline staff, supervisors and managers trying to answer: What concepts from our Burnaby Starter are staff excited to learn about? What formats appeal most to them? How can they apply learning to their everyday practice? Look and listen to what we made. Read on

  • tags:
  • learning
  • prototyping
  • social inclusion
  • burnaby

ArticleA day in the team's life

by Stephen D'Souza , May 17, 2014

As I walked in the door of suite 303 for the first time I was overwhelmed with the feeling of frantic creativity. The walls are filled wi… Read on

  • tags:
  • methodology
  • team
  • burnaby
  • social inclusion
  • belonging

ArticleMargo's Visit

by Margo Fryer , May 12, 2014

We welcomed Margo Fryer, founder of the UBC Learning Exchange and Advisory Team Member, to our studio-apartment in Burnaby. To get behind all the fancy rhetoric and see what we're really about. Read her three take-aways. Read on

  • tags:
  • burnaby
  • social inclusion
  • belonging
  • learning
  • methodology

ArticleHear our team reflect

by Yani , May 10, 2014

We tried a new way of documenting our personal reflections this week: short videos, Big Brother style. Have a look. Read on

  • tags:
  • process
  • burnaby
  • team
  • social inclusion
  • belonging

ArticleDebriefing Wall

by Jonas, May 10, 2014

Check out the major themes emerging from Week 4 of our Burnaby project - and how we tried to design a new kind of reflective experience for ourselves, and our Debriefing Team. Read on

  • tags:
  • methodology
  • social inclusion
  • burnaby

Article5 Takes on Week 3

by Sabrina Dominguez , Janey Roh , Sarah , Jonas & Yani , May 4, 2014

It's the end of Week 3 of the Burnaby Starter Project. Read Jonas reflect on how to meet people; Yani reflect on how to design visual prompting materials; Sabrina reflect on what those materials told us about Dan; Janey reflect on doing dinners from a system's perspective; and Sarah reflect on how to balance team priorities. Read on

  • tags:
  • burnaby
  • belonging
  • social inclusion
  • methodology
  • ethnography
  • team

ArticleMeet the Apprentices!

by Yani, April 16, 2014

Film-maker & connector Laura's, Teacher & social services manager Janey's, Designer & Language arts tutor Sabrina's first four days as the Burnaby Apprentice Team... Read on

  • tags:
  • burnaby
  • team
  • social inclusion

ArticleWhat hunches will we test in Burnaby?

by Sarah, February 19, 2014

We've got lots to learn in Burnaby. We're going to be testing hunches about the size & structure of teams. About methods. And about our business model. Read on

  • tags:
  • hunches
  • burnaby

ArticleBurnaby Brief

by Sarah, February 19, 2014

Read about the people, the neighborhood, and the partners behind the Burnaby Starter Project. Read on

  • tags:
  • burnaby
  • Disability
  • connectedness