“Education as Freedom. Through dialogue, the teacher-of-the-students and the students-of-the-teacher (terminology) ceases to exist and a new term emerges: teacher-student with students-teachers… The students — no longer docile listeners — are now critical co-investigators in dialogue with the teacher.” – Paulo Friere Shake! Mission Statement, Item No.4 To unite the Continue Reading
Umaru Saidu deliberated hard over this poem during the Shake course in Feb. A passionate reading at the Shake Voice, Verse, Power Showcase at the AlbanY, 23rd June 2013.
Some 9 months since joining Platform, I wanted to offer some reflection on working on Shake!, which is the project I co-ordinate and what I largely work on. This piece is extracted from my concluding remarks at our last Shake! Showcase , slightly paraphrased for the blog reader. Shake! is Continue Reading
Yesterday, we were pleasantly surprised to find Shake! on the London Metro newspaper. We were selected as Rahul Verma’s podcast picks. For those who missed it, check us out. Thanks Rahul 🙂