Category Archives: Reflections

Empathy Embodied

Recently, I had the privilege of being with a group of passionate and inventive Social Entrepreneurs. While I was invited there for an opportunity to hone my Graphic Recording skills, I had the chance to fully participate in one segment … Continue reading

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Graphic Recording

With my interest in facilitation and graphics, Graphic Recording would naturally be on my radar for a while now. I am so grateful to Colin who linked me to Brenda, and Brenda has been a most generous and encouraging coach. … Continue reading

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Express Your Creativity

Over this weekend, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Silver IT Fest on “Sharing Your Creativity With Your iPhone”, in Mandarin on Saturday and English on Sunday. The participants were really lively and responsive. (Look at their wonderful faces … Continue reading

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Service Learning for Early Learners

It is never too young to provide opportunities for young learners to contribute to the community, and so much the better when using the approach of Service Learning in which both the service and learning components are equally important. What a … Continue reading

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Thinking, Learning and Training

I am glad to have been given the opportunity to contribute a chapter to the book Thinking, Learning and Training. This was a project initiated by Siew Ning, a lecturer at SMU. I expanded on an idea which I had … Continue reading

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AFCC Teachers Congress

What is being done and could be done by teachers in the area of literacy and beyond? The Asian Festival of Children’s Content‘s 2-day Teacher Congress over the weekend offered a range of sessions to learn from. From multicultural picture books … Continue reading

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AFCC Writers and Illustrators Conference

Spoilt for choice. That’s how it felt at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content‘s Writers and Illustrators Conference that ran from 17 to 19 May. There were 6 segments for each day and an average of 4 to 5 tracks per … Continue reading

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