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m (clarifying our role regarding "inclusivity". It is not FWG's job to make sure that OccupyBoston, as a movement, is inclusive. FWG's job is to ensure that the consensus process ensures there is room for all present to have their voices heard.)
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This the homepage for the '''Facilitators Working Group''' of Occupy Boston.
 
This the homepage for the '''Facilitators Working Group''' of Occupy Boston.
  
Please see the pending "<u>Priority Proposal Process</u>" proposal on the FWG discussion tab, <br>
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Please see the pending "<u>Priority Proposal Process</u>" proposal on the FWG discussion tab,<br/>or view the google doc: [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZrCOZelyypZhmD1zXf0HvD1TENrGIyJpDpzDDJ8I8Dw/edit https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZrCOZelyypZhmD1zXf0HvD1TENrGIyJpDpzDDJ8I8Dw/edit]
or view the google doc: [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZrCOZelyypZhmD1zXf0HvD1TENrGIyJpDpzDDJ8I8Dw/edit https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZrCOZelyypZhmD1zXf0HvD1TENrGIyJpDpzDDJ8I8Dw/edit]
 
  
<span style="display: block; text-align: center;">'''<span style="font-size: 16px;">PUBLIC MEETING</span>'''</span><br>
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<span style="display: block; text-align: center">'''<span style="font-size: 16px"></span>'''</span><br/><span style="display: block; text-align: center">'''<span style="font-size: 16px">&nbsp;THE ‘PRIORITY PROPOSAL PROCESS’ PROPOSAL</span>'''</span><br/><span style="display: block; text-align: center">'''<span style="font-size: 16px">SUBMITTED BY OB’S FACILITATORS WORKING GROUP</span>'''</span><span style="display: block;  text-align: center">'''<span style="font-size: 16px">WILL BE PRESENTED FOR CONSENSUS<br/>AT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY<br/></span>'''</span>
<span style="display: block; text-align: center;">'''<span style="font-size: 16px;">TO REVIEW THE ‘PRIORITY PROPOSAL PROCESS’ PROPOSAL</span>'''</span><br>
 
<span style="display: block; text-align: center;">'''<span style="font-size: 16px;">SUBMITTED BY OB’S FACILITATORS WORKING GROUP</span>'''</span>
 
  
<span style="display: block; text-align: center;">'''<span style="font-size: 16px;">MONDAY OCTOBER 24, @ 7:00 PM</span>'''</span><br>
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<span style="display: block; text-align: center">'''<span style="font-size: 16px">SATURDAY OCTOBER 29</span>'''</span><span style="display: block; text-align: center">'''<span style="font-size: 16px"><br/></span>'''</span>
<span style="display: block; text-align: center;">'''<span style="font-size: 16px;">FEDERAL RESERVE PLAZA</span>'''</span>
 
  
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The Facilitator's Working Group is dedicated to protecting the collective thinking and consensus decision-making processes to ensure maximum inclusivity of those present for OccupyBoston decision-making. Our work may include facilitation of meetings, assessing and improving the consensus process and the conduct of meetings, documenting the processes being used by Occupy Boston, training of facilitators and making proposals to Occupy Boston General Assembly regarding improved processing of proposal- and decision-making.
 
The Facilitator's Working Group is dedicated to protecting the collective thinking and consensus decision-making processes to ensure maximum inclusivity of those present for OccupyBoston decision-making. Our work may include facilitation of meetings, assessing and improving the consensus process and the conduct of meetings, documenting the processes being used by Occupy Boston, training of facilitators and making proposals to Occupy Boston General Assembly regarding improved processing of proposal- and decision-making.
  
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Facilitation WG meetings are at <u>5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and 4:00 PM, Saturday and Sunday</u>. The meetings are held in the<br>
 
Federal Reserve plaza, next to the building across the street (Atlantic Avenue) from where General Assembly takes place. Please join us, your help is needed.<br>
 
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''What is a facilitator?''<br>
 
<span style="font-family: Arial;">A facilitator helps members of any Occupy Boston group express themselves in their meetings in a way that allows for consensus-building. Facilitators relinquish their democratic voice on the subjects at hand in order to protect the process for the benefit of the community. As such, facilitators do not indicate their feelings or express their ideas about what is being said or decided upon during the time they are facilitating.</span><br>
 
 
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Facilitation WG meetings are at <u>5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and 4:00 PM, Saturday and Sunday</u>. The meetings are held in the<br/>Federal Reserve plaza, next to the building across the street (Atlantic Avenue) from where General Assembly takes place. Please join us, your help is needed.
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''What is a facilitator?''<br/><span style="font-family: Arial">A facilitator helps members of any Occupy Boston group express themselves in their meetings in a way that allows for consensus-building. Facilitators relinquish their democratic voice on the subjects at hand in order to protect the process for the benefit of the community. As such, facilitators do not indicate their feelings or express their ideas about what is being said or decided upon during the time they are facilitating.</span>
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=== Contact Us ===
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[mailto:occupybostonfacilitation@gmail.com occupybostonfacilitation@gmail.com]
 
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''Based on: [http://occupyboston.wikispaces.com/Facilitators Facilitators at wikispaces]''
 
''Based on: [http://occupyboston.wikispaces.com/Facilitators Facilitators at wikispaces]''

Revision as of 21:36, 25 October 2011

This the homepage for the Facilitators Working Group of Occupy Boston.

Please see the pending "Priority Proposal Process" proposal on the FWG discussion tab,
or view the google doc: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZrCOZelyypZhmD1zXf0HvD1TENrGIyJpDpzDDJ8I8Dw/edit


 THE ‘PRIORITY PROPOSAL PROCESS’ PROPOSAL
SUBMITTED BY OB’S FACILITATORS WORKING GROUPWILL BE PRESENTED FOR CONSENSUS
AT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

SATURDAY OCTOBER 29



The Facilitator's Working Group is dedicated to protecting the collective thinking and consensus decision-making processes to ensure maximum inclusivity of those present for OccupyBoston decision-making. Our work may include facilitation of meetings, assessing and improving the consensus process and the conduct of meetings, documenting the processes being used by Occupy Boston, training of facilitators and making proposals to Occupy Boston General Assembly regarding improved processing of proposal- and decision-making.



Facilitation WG meetings are at 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, and 4:00 PM, Saturday and Sunday. The meetings are held in the
Federal Reserve plaza, next to the building across the street (Atlantic Avenue) from where General Assembly takes place. Please join us, your help is needed.



What is a facilitator?
A facilitator helps members of any Occupy Boston group express themselves in their meetings in a way that allows for consensus-building. Facilitators relinquish their democratic voice on the subjects at hand in order to protect the process for the benefit of the community. As such, facilitators do not indicate their feelings or express their ideas about what is being said or decided upon during the time they are facilitating.


Contact Us

occupybostonfacilitation@gmail.com


Please see the living document we're using to guide the General Assembly and the consensus process. Your comments are welcome.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yuWv7VZ3nS650mOdTF5kKteLrmmp8z3FiddWt6JJQVo/edit?hl=en_US



Based on: Facilitators at wikispaces