Archives for April, 2019

Ken Robinson in an image

posted in Images,Toy Box : 25th Apr

Procrastinating Much?

posted in Toy Box,Video Clips : 25th Apr

Great video on how our mind sabotages us in getting stuff done. The last 4-5 minutes in particular are powerful

Yes, And. All you need

posted in Articles : 02nd Nov

My metaphorical pharmacy stocks one remedy only, and that improv. Improv can offer support and often a cure to the illness of an overcrowded, fearful and self-conscious mind. If ever there was a time that one’s mind could be overcrowded, fearful and self-conscious, this is it. Improv asks that we see the “offer” in every situation. What does this allow more

3 reasons why Improv isn’t just for stage

posted in Articles,Toy Box : 01st Nov

I have talked with people from different countries about improv. The degree to which improv is widely known as a learning tool varies from country to country. Obviously improv needs to clarification to an American, and it seems better understood in the UK than Ireland, and thankfully its reach continues to group as does its impact. Here in my opinion more

The day I started liking, and learning improv

posted in Articles,Toy Box : 01st Nov

I had been attending improv workshops for about 2 months. I was painfully aware of how awkward I felt, and how blank my usually full mind went when called upon to be spontaneous. That was the whole point of course, but it felt so unnatural to me. One particular Monday evening we played the audience game. This game involved all more

How improvisation can help teachers in the classroom

posted in Journal : 10th Jun

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Creativity is a Journey, not the Destination

posted in Articles,Journal,Toy Box : 22nd Jan

Do you want more ideas? Do you want to get unstuck? Are you still looking for that quick fix? Wouldn’t it be great if you only had to make one sales call, and sales kept coming through? Wouldn’t it be great if you only had to upload one social media post, and your marketing was complete? We know that sales more

Resources for Special Needs Assistants

posted in Articles,Toy Box : 01st Jul

Hello All, it was great meeting you and here is the list as promised. GAMES SNA’s

Keeping younger people occupied

posted in Articles,Journal,Video Clips : 19th May

Here is a technique for keeping children(5-12) occupied on car journeys or indeed any trip which involves you, them , and the need for quiet

A little relaxation….

posted in Journal,Toy Box,Video Clips : 12th May

Name Email Lots of research has been done on the “flow” state, where we become so absorbed in what we do we lose ourselves in the activity. How about losing ourselves in relaxation? How peaceful would that be?    

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