Kids today, live in a world of amplified information, much of it powered by electronics, and little of it by their own choosing (before age 6). Many experience a significant challenge with speaking confidently, creatively and with resilience.
That's why there's SPEAKOLOGY. Speakology students gets results faster. Their scores are proof. Now we've added adult trainings too.
At the beginning and end of every session, each participant is given a piece of paper that looks like the picture above. They must finish the lines within those squares. They have a spectrum of colored markers to choose from or, they may use a pen, or pencil. These lines are from the Torrence Test of Creative Thinking. They benchmark what's streaming through a child's mind, at a given moment.
Facilitator, author, educator, coach, support staff, "reflector", guide to the "big-picture perspective", Dana Lichtstrahl produces educational SPEAKOLOGY trainings, in which each participant unlocks their full potential for unique expression, insight and action; toward their best life-experience.
There's an expression among software developers, "G.I.G.O" (garbage in, garbage out). When it comes to humans, it’s the same (kids especially). The information we "take in" is directly related to our “output”; our speaking experience in particular. In this Blog, I will aim to stay away from any “garbage” and instead offer useful information regarding who we are, and our insanely, amazing ability to speak . . .