Peer Interactions

Pathways to Deepen Connections and Grow Virtual Communities

Our Virtual Dialogue Processes support both:

1.Deep, personal, peer connections in small and intimate groups, and
 

2.Scaled expansion of these small groups into a Living Social Web

to foster belonging across an entire system

We grow Virtual Dialogue Processes into Social Peer Webs

on the following Five Levels:

Level 1.

SMALL GROUP: Linked Peers (online)

Commitment

Facilitation

Application

Personal Processes

Peers form intimate Communities of Practice (pax4)

Peers practice dialogue skills in weekly virtual events

One peer receives support to facilitate time and sharings

Processes engage around inspiring dialogue prompts

Level 2.

TRIAD: Linked Small Groups (online)

Commitment

Facilitation

Themes

Social Events

Three small groups connect in dialogue events (pax12)

Participants experience social connections in weekly events

Three small group facilitators support the flow of events

Watch-Parties, TED-Circles, Story-Nights, etc.

Level 3.

HUB: Linked Triads (online and face to face)

Commitment

Facilitation

Format

Dialogue Events

Multiple triads connect small groups (pax24+)

Participants practice curiosity and empathic listening

Two trained CBE facilitators support the dialogue

Diverse peers step into the middle for sharing

HUB 1a

HUB 2a

HUB 3a

HUB 1b

HUB 2b

HUB 3b

Level 4.

CLUSTER: Linked Hubs (online)

Diversity

Trust-Building

Format

Dialogue Events

Six diverse hubs consciously connect (6x24=pax144+)

Hubs of three different social/cultural backgrounds

Small groups connected before in hubs (e.g. 1A+1B)

One peer per hub shares in the middle

Level 5.

WEB: Linked Clusters (online)

Commitment

Facilitation

Scaled Dialogue Events

Clusters connect across national/regional borders

Processes aim to deepen intercultural understanding

Two CBE facilitators attend potential conflict empathically

Diversity

Participants from different social/cultural backgrounds

The internet creates an incredible Technical Web that interlinks the entire planet,

yet does not overcome Isolation and Division.

We need Thoughtful Interventions that nurture deep Personal Connections

to co-create a Social Web of caring Interconnected Communities.

"All Problems Exist

in the Absence

of a Good Conversation."

Thomas Leonard

PEER INTERACTIONS

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