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A SelfDesigning Community In Action

  With our fall semester  over half-way complete, I pick my head up and notice the buzz of powerful self-designed learning underway throughout every level of SDGI. For my part, I have been immersed in David Marshak’s SD 501 course. Here, Dr. Marshak has introduced the learners to theories of consciousness evolution including Spiral Dynamics […]

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Learner Reflections on SD 500?SelfDesign: Principles and Praxis

What is the SD 500 – SelfDesign Principles and Praxis course? SD 500 is the course that learners engage in at the Institute?s August Residency. It?s an experiential introduction to and exploration of SelfDesign. Learners in this course explore the three intellectual traditions that have informed the development of SelfDesign: holistic education, developmental and humanistic […]

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Learner Reflections on SD 500—SelfDesign: Principles and Praxis

What is the SD 500 – SelfDesign Principles and Praxis course? SD 500 is the course that learners engage in at the Institute’s August Residency. It’s an experiential introduction to and exploration of SelfDesign. Learners in this course explore the three intellectual traditions that have informed the development of SelfDesign: holistic education, developmental and humanistic […]

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SelfDesign Graduate Institute August Residency

Hear from the learners!

Learners in the SelfDesign Graduate Institute?s Master of Arts program are enthusiastic both about their experience in the program and what they have gained from their participation. I am feeling so very privileged to be participating in a graduate program that suits me so completely! ?All that we have read, discussed and viewed so far […]

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Holistic Teaching and Learning Conference

Holistic Teaching and Learning Conference September 19-21, 2014 Hosted by the School of Education at ?Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon (USA) Conference theme: Nourishing the Soul of Education Call for Proposals Within the broad framework of holistic education (e.g., J. Miller, 2007, 2010; R. Kessler, 2000), the conference will highlight a diverse and inspiring […]

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