Edu-entertainment/pro-social soap operas

We’re big fans of PCI Media Impact and other great practitioners of edu-entertainment. Great article by Christopher Dickey on The Daily Beast today.  Check it out. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/10/27/the-world-s-most-subversive-soap-operas.html    

The Mystery of Rain Barrel Anniversary Messages

  Mysteriously, friends started congratulating us a couple of days ago on the 5th anniversary of Rain Barrel Communications — an anniversary we weren’t even aware of. It seems LinkedIn automatically detected our founding date and sent out the anniversary “news” to our entire contact list. Gives us the creeps that LinkedIn gets to decide […]

Pisotón communication workshop

The communication workshop Rain Barrel organized last week in Barranquilla, Colombia, for the Universidad del Norte’s excellent Pisotón early childhood development program, went extremely well! For the past 16 years, the Pisotón team of psychologists and educators has been working with parents, educators, social workers and policymakers in Colombia and several other countries to apply […]