December 7, 2016


  • Growing to Learn…Learning to Grow
    by kennyturck on March 30, 2019 at 10:32 pm

    Planting Pizza Baking DIRT GROUP St. Cloud Sweet Majoram, Blue Sage, German Chamomile, Greek Oregano, & Cilantro planted today (18 of each) […]

  • Soothing the Autonomic Nervous System
    by kennyturck on March 25, 2019 at 1:50 am

    The DIRT GROUP Paradigm manifesting today at our metro site. Lavender & Mint Herb Sachets and Soaps – Cranial Nerve #1 #wegrewitindirtgroup Growing to Learn, Learning to Grow and the Polyvagal Theory Cranial Nerves 5,7,9,10,11 Soothing the autonomic nervous system & promoting social engagement. #dirtgroupusa #mentalhealth #socialwork #social-engagement #neuroception #naswmn social and emotional learning intentionally … Continue reading Soothing the Autonomic Nervous System &rarr […]

  • C O O K I E S !!!!
    by kennyturck on March 7, 2019 at 3:11 am

    4BubbasFoods’ What the Cluck Food Truck…waaah!!??? Kids making gourmet cookies and learning math, science, writing, marketing, economics, design, entrepreneurship, agriculture, connection, inclusion, a paycheck, & more. DIRT GROUP Global: Growing to Learn, Learning to Grow The Prairie Soil Youth Cooperative is coming… Social & Emotional Learning […]

  • The DIRT GROUP Paradigm
    by kennyturck on March 6, 2019 at 2:32 pm

    The DIRT GROUP Paradigm Litchfield/Hutchinson DIRT GROUP’s made Lavender soap from the lavender we grew together…intentionally focused, redundant, novel, experiential, visceral, aerobic, sense of purpose/meaningful, consistency…social & emotional learning requires lived experiences Grounded & informed in applied theory in practice: experiential learning, social learning, strength-based, symbolic interactionism, & ecological systems theories; DIRT GROUP is a … Continue reading The DIRT GROUP Paradigm &rarr […]

  • What are the 4 DIRT GROUP Principles?
    by kennyturck on February 5, 2019 at 1:25 pm

    To be: Thoughtful Reasonable Kind & Sincer […]

  • The neuroscience behind social & emotional intelligence
    by kennyturck on January 27, 2019 at 4:50 pm […]

  • The neuroscience behind social & emotional intelligence.
    by kennyturck on January 24, 2019 at 5:29 pm

    According to prominent findings in neuroscience, neuroplasticity is the process of creating new neural pathways through activities which are visceral, novel, intentionally focused, experiential, redundant, aerobic, meaningful, and consistent (Siegel, 2011, 2012). Engaging in activities which include these ingredients strengthen synaptic connections allowing us to learn, practice, and master new skills or reacquire skills we … Continue reading The neuroscience behind social & emotional intelligence. &rarr […]

  • Our Mission – DIRT GROUP Global, Inc.
    by kennyturck on January 24, 2019 at 4:47 pm

    Through integrity, competence, and service, DIRT GROUP Global, Inc. honors the dignity and worth of every person, the importance of human relationships, and works toward social justice for all people by growing to learn, and learning to grow in human, community, and economic development focused on increasing social and emotional intelligence through participation in experiential … Continue reading Our Mission – DIRT GROUP Global, Inc. &rarr […]