Our next (large!) orientation call is this Saturday, March 5th at 1:00-1:55pm Pacific Standard Time (4pm Eastern, 9pm UTC).
Welcome to all the new subscribers of this little list! About 30 people attended Monday's Stoa session live, with about 500 subsequent views on YouTube. Here is that recording, which contains a 20 minute presentation plus 35 minutes of Q&A.
With the interest/awareness triggered by the Stoa session, we might have a noticeable jump in our attendance this week. Last Sunday in our meta time, we considered how to respond to a possible surge, with "sure, let a big cohort in!" being favored over "make a waitlist and trickle people in." So if that's you, don't hang back!
Last week I was talking about relational cases, so here's a brief update. We did take the “What I really want to say” setup and pair that with Circling (more-or-less) as a sort of "relational case" or "case circling" mash-up. (When I say "case," that concept/word is sourced from Theory U's Case Clinic practice.) We're not necessarily done with it, but here are a few observations:
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