Five Ways to Welcome All Bodyminds to Your Learning Event

We have detailed accessibility checklists• Progress in human understanding has become increasingly complex and overwhelming.• Checklists help prevent serious but easily avoidable mistakes.• Checklists should be as short as possible,Continue reading “Five Ways to Welcome All Bodyminds to Your Learning Event”

R-word and Genius: Situationally Mute Hyperlexic Autistic

When I was a kid, school didn’t know I could read because I wouldn’t read aloud. Situational mutism I am situationally mute. For anyone that isn’t aware of what that is,Continue reading “R-word and Genius: Situationally Mute Hyperlexic Autistic”

The 10 Elements of Culture That Matter Most to Employees and the Gutters of Paternalism and Exploitation

The book “The 4 Stages of Psychological Safety” talks about avoiding the gutters of paternalism and exploitation. What happens when a team grants some respect or permission to its members,Continue reading “The 10 Elements of Culture That Matter Most to Employees and the Gutters of Paternalism and Exploitation”

September at Stimpunks: Our Blogging, Our Reading, Our Giving

September was busy at StimpunksStimpunk combines “stimming” + “punk” to evoke open and proud stimming, resistance to neurotypicalization, and the DIY culture of punk, disabled, and neurodivergent communities. Instead ofContinue reading “September at Stimpunks: Our Blogging, Our Reading, Our Giving”

Additions to Our Philosophy on Equity, Learning, and Psychological Safety

Our Philosophy page lists• Progress in human understanding has become increasingly complex and overwhelming.• Checklists help prevent serious but easily avoidable mistakes.• Checklists should be as short as possible, includeContinue reading “Additions to Our Philosophy on Equity, Learning, and Psychological Safety”

Try Again: Mercy is Necessary to Learner Safety

“Retesting clearly works, so I give endless chances. If you’re willing to work, there’s always mercy. You can try again.” — Craig B. Smith Craig invites students to learn withoutContinue reading “Try Again: Mercy is Necessary to Learner Safety”

The Neurodivergent Experience in Josephmooon’s “So Far So Good”

Our own Ronan released an album. Ronan is lyricist for Josephmooon. You can read the story of their distributed collaboration on their blog: josephmooon explained more backstory “How to writeContinue reading “The Neurodivergent Experience in Josephmooon’s “So Far So Good””