Mindful & Engaged Learning Communities

The certificate in Mindful and Engaged Learning Communities empower educators to create a safe and inclusive classroom culture where learners feel valued, competent, and influential contributors to the learning community.

Celebrating Moments of Solitude

Recently, I had the opportunity to get away to a writers’ retreat at a resort situated on Falcon Lake, Manitoba. The few days nestled in a cabin in the woods were just what I needed to recharge my batteries for daily life. I attended the retreat with few expectations,...

Faculty Spotlight – Anne Adams

Anne’s main areas of interest are: transformation of individuals, cultures and organizations in business and education; systemic integral education, from conception to high school graduation; developing and integrating the mental, emotional, physical and spiritual intelligences.

Embracing Peace, Gratitude, And Joy This Season

As we’ve now entered the holiday season, I wonder how you cope with all of the “busyness” of this time of year. Do you tend to feel overwhelmed with shopping lists, office parties, and family gatherings? Do you take time to notice even the smallest of joys? Do you...

Explorations in SelfDesigning

The SelfDesign Foundation offers a Certificate Program for learners who want to explore SelfDesign, its meanings and applications, but who do not at this time want to complete a Master of Arts Program.

Joyful Co-Creation First Annual for SDF

What happens when you bring together a small group of committed citizens? I have been inspired for years by Margaret Meade’s memorable her quote: “never doubt that a small group of citizens can change the world, indeed it is the only thing that ever has.”   And sure...