Session 6

The sixth session is review (selection process, evaluation) and leaves some time to plan a presentation, or for a topic of your choice.

  1. You could watch some complimentary videos and have a discussion
  2. You could talk about next steps
  3. You could plan a presentation

Sociocratic tools you will know about after this session (in all sessions completed so far):

Session 6 preparation (optional)

activityreference materialest. time
PrintPackage session 6
Our recommendationsKeeping meetings short (article on how to make meetings more effective)30+ min
To decide or not to decide. (Article for young organizations)
3 typical struggles of sociocratic organizations and how to fix them. (for established orgs)
Inspirational video: governance on grassroots level for a whole region/country/planet. Heaven on Earth

Session video

Session 6 activities (total meeting time: 90min)

activityreference materialest. time
check-invideo (facilitator for rounds)10 min
administrativevideo (facilitator for rounds)5 min
what’s next?video (facilitator for rounds)5 min
curriculum evaluationvideo (facilitator for rounds)10 min
picture time!Take a picture of your group on a couch (a sofa!) and submit it to SoFA, please! Online groupsimpsons_couchs please take a screenshot and submit it.
You could add little notes/ testimonials and
hold them into the camera. We’d love to see who has been using this curriculum
5 min
selection donationsvideo (facilitator for rounds)20 min
(circle’s choice)Plan your sharing of rounds OR
Video about sociocracy and NVC (8:28min) OR

Video about “What to do with disruptive behavior in circles” (20min)
25 min
meeting evaluationvideo (facilitator for rounds)10 min

Session 6 enrichment (optional)

activityreference materialest. time
videosExplore SoFA’s training offers15 min
Look at SoFA’s circle structure

Session 6 follow-up with coach

activityreference materialest. time
meet with coach:
leader and delegate
If you met without a coach, please submit your photo to [email protected] and let us know whether it can go on the website. For your donation to SoFA, you can donate using the “donate” button here. If you’d like to talk about next steps for your group, contact [email protected].

For groups that have booked a coach: put your feedback in this form. You will then receive an email to make a new appointment to talk about session 6 and potential next steps.
30min

How do we take a screen shot (online groups)?

  • on Windows computers:
    • Press Ctrl + PrtScn.
    • Select the arrow next to the New button, choose the kind of snip you want, and then pick the area of the screen that you want to capture.
    • save
  • on mac computers:
    • Press Shift-Command-4.
    • Move the crosshair to where you want to start the screenshot, then drag to select an area.
    • Find the screenshot as a .png file on your desktop.
  • on Windows computers:
    • Press Ctrl + PrtScn.
    • Select the arrow next to the New button, choose the kind of snip you want, and then pick the area of the screen that you want to capture.
    • save
  • on mac computers:
    • Press Shift-Command-4.
    • Move the crosshair to where you want to start the screenshot, then drag to select an area.
    • Find the screenshot as a .png file on your desktop.
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