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Ruth Martinez

Architect in Guatemala

Arki Kids

PRESENTED ON DEC 10, 2015
IN GUATEMALA CITY @ VOL 6

Ruth Martinez: Una descripción del proyecto Arki Kids, talleres de Arquitectura para niños.

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For the Kids of Haiti

BY BRIAN CHEESMAN
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 20, 2010

Brian Cheesman - Temporary Childhood Poet - about Children and Childhood these days... Is this good or bad...?

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To Kids About Kids

BY MARINA POTANINA
@ VOL 12 ON DEC 11, 2010

Marina Potanina is the president of a charity foundation called To Kids About Kids. In her presentation she talks about the project, and the creation of an animated series about school life for a group of kids, with one of the main characters being a girl in a wheelchair. In Russia, there are no books, TV, or other examples of adequate communication with people with disabilities. Marina believes that if we start by talking to kids about these issues, that our society will be changed.  (in Russian)

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Kids-Coins

BY SERGEY BIDENKO
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 11, 2012

Kids-Coins is an educational project -- held inside and outside school -- that teaches children and teenagers the basics of financial literacy and entrepreneurship. Sergey Bidenko and Irina Zolotarevych -- co-authors of the "Kids-Coins" projects -- are experienced business coaches who have implemented 37 training and educational programs for adults and youth. (in Ukrainian)

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The Secrets to Raising Successful Kids

BY BRIMAH VONJO
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 20, 2013

Brimah Vonjo leaks to us the secrets to raising successful kids. These secrets include things like identfying your kid's strengths and weaknesses, teaching them to create rather than compete, being a good role model, and letting your kids choose their own path in life.

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Teaching Kids to Fail

BY MAURYA COUVARES
@ VOL 2 ON OCT 16, 2014

Maurya Couvares tackles the difficult task of teaching kids to fail, and helping them to learn from their mistakes. 

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The Kids are Alright

BY CEILIDH MILLAR
@ VOL 4 ON OCT 25, 2013

Fear not, the kids are alright. Ceilidh Millar takes us on a visit with some of the amazing young people who are actively trying to make their communities better places to be. Prepare to be inspired!

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Building Kids up by Building with Kids

BY MARK MORENO
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 23, 2017

“The most important architectural lessons I teach can be traced back to my family, and to the family restaurant.”

In “Building with Kids to Build Kids Up,” from Pecha Kucha night Saint Joseph/Benton Harbor, vol. 8, Associate Professor at Andrews University, Mark Moreno explains the Renaissance Kids Architecture Camp, how it came to be, and what he wants to be when he grows up.” He founded and runs the camp at Andrews’ School of Architecture and Interior Design.

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Calming the Busy Mind: Teaching Mindfulness to Gifted Kids

BY ALLISON BAIRD
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 06, 2018

Allison Baird describes her journey as a child from being misunderstood for having learning issues to being recognized as a gifted child. Today, she teaches gifted kids about mindfulness so that they can focus their energy on exploring their gifts instead of acting out in the classroom or towards their peers. 

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Get Your Kids Outside

BY LISA SCOTT
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 17, 2018

Registered Professional Biologist Lisa Scott had to move away to appreciate the natural beauty of her own backyard in British Columbia's Okanagan Valley. She has come to realize that by giving our kids meaningful experiences outside is the key to getting them to care about the environment they will inherit from us.