LEGO Serious Play

In 2017, YDN trainers became certified in the LEGO Serious Play Facilitation Methodology. It was introduced as an offering to partners community leaders to “imagine the future of schools” in the 21st century and used to facilitate student success in philanthropy and academics.

The LEGO SERIOUS PLAY methodology (LSP) is a facilitated thinking, communication and problem solving technique for use with organizations, teams and individuals.

It draws on extensive research from the fields of business, organizational development, psychology and learning, and is based on the concept of “hand knowledge.”
It is based on a set of fundamental beliefs about leadership and organizations

  • Leaders don’t have all the answers
  • Their success is dependent on hearing all voices in the room
  • People naturally want to contribute, be part of something bigger and take ownership
  • Allowing each member to contribute and speak out results in a more sustainable