So…..first blog of the year goes to my great friend Alison Watson. Alison has just awarded the MBE for her tireless work in the education sector with Class Of Your Own and DEC! Details here.https://designengineerconstruct.com I’ve known Alison for several years know and been involved in COYO. Her drive, passion, determination, vision and sometimes sheer […]Read more "Alison Watson MBE"
I’ve been at Technopop yesterday and today in Stratford with DEC! Class of Your Own. Over the last two days we (a team of volunteers) have enabled EcoClassroom work shops with about 250 schoolchildren. Another 100 tomorrow! We learn about design, communication, sustainability, landscape, surveying, brand, marketing, management, communication, presentation, collaboration, team work and getting […]Read more "@TechnopopLondon @ClassofYourOwn – a call to arms!!!"
I think really I’ve had enough. Whilst I have a lot of time for Gen Y, the millenials, the digital natives, or whatever current tag they go by these days, sometimes its like people my age are just going to bide their time, tread water, and make way for these future leaders of industry, and […]Read more "Just when you thought it was safe…..the grumpy old dinosaurs strike back!"
Over the last few weeks I’ve been privileged to be involved in a few workshops for the DEC! EcoClassroom. Check out details here…..http://designengineerconstruct.com. We form groups into design/build companies, they produce branding, do research and produce a facility that is green, for the community and for education. It involves building and landscape design with some […]Read more "Ecoducks v The EcoArtCadets! @classofyourown"