All entries tagged ‘social inclusion’

ArticlePrototyping Week 5

by Sarah, December 7, 2014

10 days on an R.V and 143 conversations later, read what we're doing, asking, and experiencing as part of the Kudoz / Fifth Space prototype. Read on

  • tags:
  • prototyping
  • social inclusion
  • team dynamics
  • outreach

ArticleA new kind of prototyping

by Sarah, November 24, 2014

Read about our Kudoz and Fifth Space prototypes in British Columbia. Not only are we prototyping a new service, we're also prototyping a new kind of partnership, resource base, and scaling strategy. Read on

  • tags:
  • vancouver
  • social inclusion
  • prototoyping
  • capacity building
  • Disability
  • experiential learning

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

ArticleWatch how we make policies & programs from the ground-up

by Yani, September 21, 2014

Watch our six-minute film about why bottom-up policymaking and program design is needed - and what it looks like. Read on

  • tags:
  • prototoyping
  • social inclusion
  • approach
  • Canada

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

ArticleBurnaby Summer Update

by Jonas, August 9, 2014

This summer, we've been testing Learnaby. A TV & podcast series with episodes from our 10-week starter project. Turns out a lot of our assumptions about what would make a good episode have been wrong. Read on

  • tags:
  • social inclusion
  • learning
  • social isolation

ArticleView the Burnaby Starter Project presentation

by Yani, August 9, 2014

Curious about the Burnaby Starter Project? Watch this 20 minute introduction. Read on

  • tags:
  • film
  • approach
  • social inclusion
  • social isolation

ArticleWe were featured in The Tyee

by Dan, July 9, 2014

Want to read how others' describe our Burnaby project? Here's your chance! Read on

  • tags:
  • social isolation
  • belonging
  • social inclusion
  • Canada

ArticleRead The Idea Press, Watch the Greg & Fay film

by Yani, July 7, 2014

Hot of the presses! Get a copy of the newspaper we made to capture what we learned in Burnaby. Watch a short video of Fay and Greg, neighbours who taught us the real meaning of isolation and disconnection. Read on

  • tags:
  • social inclusion
  • belonging
  • Canada
  • results
  • report

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