Articles

26Fév

MEETUP with writers Hédi Kaddour and Lydie Salvayre

It will be a busy and interesting month of March for the members of CREATURE’s Creative Writing Club. Two major writers are scheduled to visit the Club to speak profoundly about their profession. The event will be public, and it’s the first organized by the Writing Club in 2016. On Thursday March 17, Lydie Salvayre, winner of the Prix Goncourt of 2014 with her novel “Pas Pleurer”, will be the first writer to visit or Club. Salvayre is French of Spanish...

26Fév

ACTIVITIES: Learning Circles First Report

On our last newsletter we wrote about Learning Circles, a group-study method developed by P2PU and Chicago Public Library. We are proud to announce that last Thursday March 10th, CREATURE became the first organization to coordinate and run a Learning Circle in Paris. We have high hopes in using this method as a pivotal element for the CULTURESHIP Project . Moreover, we are in constant communication with the developers of Learning Circles to make assure we build the best learning...

11Oct

NETWORK: Two new partners join the network

Our collaborative network is still growing! This week we are thrilled to introduce two new members to our network. The two of them promise to bring important features to the project, and both of them are joyful to collaborate with all of us. The first one in Scuola Holden, a Torino-based private school founded in 1994 by five friends. They described themselves as a “school for storytellers” and it is named after Holden Caulfield, narrator and protagonist of J.D. Salinger’s...

11Oct

Design Thinking Workshop

Last Tuesday February 29, CREATURE organized a Design Thinking Workshop with some of the trainees of the Paris Network. The activities spread along half of the day, in which every young project leader had a chance to present and discuss their projects in full detail, meet their new co-workers on this project, and provide insight into what specific requirements the CULTURESHIP platform should achieve for them. This was the first session of at least two that we have planned. We are...