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How to think like a designer

Did you ever have an idea you did nothing about?

Remember how it goes? Excited at first, overwhelmed, only to become frustrated after a while. All because you didn’t know what to do with it. 521 more words

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Learning Spaces: #yourEdustory Week 9

Clearly a bit behind on my #youredustory blog postings–it is week 9, and my last post was week 2. Ooops.

This week’s posting is about space and design–well, it’s to put together a design brief for a new learning environment. 696 more words

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Scaffolding Student Making

Yesterday, I attended Day 3 of Stanford’s K-12 Lab 2014-2015 Home Team d thinking arc. The day was focused on exploring mindsets and design thinking in the classroom. 399 more words

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Step Into Your Stakeholder's World for Business Success: Meta Programs for Functioning Teams

If you are building a team, you might need to get a copy of Christine Comaford’s bookSmart Tribes. In chapter 7 Meta Programs, Comaford explains the subconscious programs that govern our behavior and provides key insight into the effectiveness of stepping into someone else’s world and speaking their language. 380 more words

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New Brave Design Thinking Approach

Can you design something so that people stay politically engaged? How would you design a fabric that is made out of waste? What if it was possible to design a spot where people feel safe? 361 more words