Episode 37: Self-Directed Learners with Madison Person, Jack Tykodi, and Diane Murphy

January 30, 2018

All In with Pauline Hawkins

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Madison Person, Jack Tykodi, and Diane Murphy talk about self-directed learning and the BigFish Learning Community in Dover. Madison and Jack talk about why they joined the self-directed education movement and how they are taking charge of their own learning.

Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of their lives: 1st song: “This Is Me” from the Greatest Showman (Madison); 2nd song: “Come Together” by The Beatles (Jack); and 3rd song: “Do-Re-Mi” from The Sound of Music (Diane)

Go to the BigFish website to find out more: http://www.bigfishnh.org/

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Episode 29: Nonviolent Communication with Peggy Smith

November 28, 2017

All In with Pauline Hawkins

Peggy Smith

Peggy Smith, Diane Murphy, and I talk about nonviolent communication and how we can improve our thoughts and communication style so that we are empathic and compassionate with the people in our lives. Peggy is the founder of Open Communication and Clarity Services, and Diane is the founder and director of BigFish Learning Community.

Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of our lives: 1st song: “I’m Amazing” by keb mo; 2nd song: “Blackbird” by Sarah McLachlan; 3rd song: “With Arms Wide open” by Creed.

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Episode 13: BigFish Learning Community with Diane Murphy

August 8, 2017

All In with Pauline Hawkins

Diane Murphy

Diane Murphy was a public-school English teacher for 20 years. She just recently resigned and started BigFish Learning Community in order to help those students who are ready to be independent learners or need to find a way to pursue their passions.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of her life: 1st song: “Higher Ground” by Playing for Change; 2nd song: “Ease on Down the Road” by Michael Jackson & Diana Ross; and 3rd song: “Here Comes the Sun” by the Beatles.
For more information go to bigfishnh.org or contact Diane at diane@bigfishnh.org.