The power of play for learners of all ages by Geoffrey Caine

“Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning.” -Diane Ackerman, author. Many years ago I was in the early stages of a job as the Education Services Manager of a software company in Australia.  I knew quite a lot about learning and training, not very much about...

Learning From Life: A Girl and a Dog by Andrea Bond

When a child is around, my mind becomes a little more attentive. I love to watch children, their families, and the Natural Learning situations that are visible to me. One afternoon while having lunch at my favorite local cafe, I was observing a toddler and her mother. She was...

How Does the Guided Experience Approach® Lead to Powerful Learning? by Renate Caine

When most of us use the word “learning”, we automatically think of things we memorized or had to reproduce in some way in school.  But from the point of view of the human brain, learning includes seeing things in a new way, developing a skill like riding a bike, conducting an...