Post your entry here Since April 2015, people all around the country have been taking short adult education courses to see if it helps them develop strategies to manage things like having trouble sleeping, stress, worry, feeling low, finding it difficult to leave the house, as part of a national research project. Our research volunteers … Continue reading A Day In The Life
This Facebook post from our ALL Project tutor just had to be shared. I hope you enjoy the work produced during the short course. Final 'creative practice of everyday life' with WEA Nottingham @ #UniversityofNottingham/ #NottinghamLakesideArts. Great venue (so much going on)! And Some significant conversations have been had. Let's continue! Thanks to Ruth @ … Continue reading Facebook feedback from a tutor
It is with a little excitement today that I scanned the new edition of NG3 Magazine. There on page 72 is a quarter page on our very own project, Action Learning for Living. NG3 is delivered free to the 8,000 homes in Nottingham's NG3 postal district. We are standing by the phones in readiness.
In the picture above we can see a fantastic selection of cakes prepared for this morning's Getting On Workshop. The cakes were made by WEA students for the ALL Project. As you can see I was not quite quick enough with the camera! The fruit shortbread was fantastic, I can vouch for that personally. Cake … Continue reading Cake break during a Getting On Workshop
Chris Lewis Jones is tutoring his course, The Creative Practice of Everyday Life, tomorrow at the Lakeside Arts Centre. We have had a request for directions to the Learning Studio there as it is not that clear. The address is Lakeside Arts, Learning Studio, University Park, NG7 2RD. There is parking and a tram stop. … Continue reading Directions to the course classroom for: the creative practice of everyday life
Our information and advice person, Julie, is at the Kimberley Jobs Fair today. Make sure to say hello if you see her there.
Wednesday, 8 March was International Women’s Day and Anne and Julie from the Action Living in Learning team were invited to attend an open day held at Nottingham Women’s Centre. Anne and Julie set up a stall so that they could inform women, of all ages and backgrounds, about the Mental Health research project. ‘What … Continue reading International Women’s Day Event
Here is a fabulous campaign being run by the Mental Health Foundation. I'm (not feeling like myself, feel tired, drained, can't focus on my work, can't stop worrying about the little things, about everything. not eating, sleeping, feel anxious) fine. So true. Don't take 'fine' for an answer. Every week 1 in 6 of us … Continue reading I’m Fine
If you decide to be a student research volunteer and help us with this study we may use the Discovering Potential wheel to help you reflect and think about where you are now, what your ambitions are for the future and how to make those ambitions real. It's not for everyone but some students have found … Continue reading Discovering Potential wheel
Course work by students on The Creative Practice of Everyday Life, an ALL project course being run at Primary by WEA tutor Chris Lewis Jones. This course will be running again in the future on the 25th April 2017. Call Caroline on 07827 355917 to find out more.