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Tool Design Week in ImaginationLancaster

Last week I had the opportunity to spend a week in ImaginationLancaster with Leapfrog researchers to develop my tool design skills. This visit was very educative and insightful as we are in …

A personal perspective on the delegates’ presentations during Leapfrog Summer School

It has been just over a month since we met in Forres to participate in the Leapfrog Summer School dedicated to Action Research (AR), Engagement and Co-​​design. For me, the event …

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Action Research – (humble) inquiry for better times

I was delighted to be asked to give a keynote to the Leapfrog Summer School in Forres. Since my first tentative steps into action research in 2001, my experience has largely …

Developing the tools for exploring creative processes for engagement – session 2

After the first session two months ago in May 2016, Sarah had had time to reflect on the session, the pre-​​tools we had generated together, and had prototyped them in …

Overall experience of the Summer School

Leapfrog Summer School was a well-​​designed and an inspirational event. I could notice the friendly atmosphere created by leapfrog team, from the introduction of activities and receptive announcements to the physical environment. …

Action Research Summer School Day 1 – What is Action Research?

The Leapfrog Action Research Summer School got off to a great start on Tuesday 5th July 2016 at Horizon Scotland, current home to the Glasgow School of Art Institute of Design. …