Lisa Katz

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Designers -- think big!

Tim Brown says the design profession has a bigger role to play than just creating nifty, fashionable little objects. He calls for a shift to local, …

Sketchnotes – Visual Note-taking In 3rd Grade

We’ve written a number of posts about sketchnotes, and this year we pushed to include them as part of the note-taking process on multiple grade …

What Does 'Design Thinking' Look Like in School?

But at the Nueva School in Hillsborough, Calif., a small, private school for grades K-8, design thinking is part of every class and subject, and has …

'Design thinking' provides a real education for Kentucky school district

EMINENCE — At Eminence Independent School, elementary students walk through halls painted like Disney storefronts and, during lunch, glide through a …

Why We Should Use Design Thinking to Fundamentally Rethink Education - Metropolis

Schools are incorporating new concepts of "design thinking" into both their curricula and buildings.<p>Stop. Put down your pencils and take a break from …

Making Education More Like Real Life Through Design Thinking

<b>Editor's Note:</b> This post is part of a series produced by HuffPost's Girls In STEM Mentorship Program. Join the community as we discuss issues affecting women in science, technology, engineering and math.<p>While I wrote about educational trauma and how it negatively impacts schools, consumers, and …

MISC

An Interview With Dr. Angelica Lim About the Future of a More Social Robot I had the opportunity to watch Dr. Angelica Lim speak at the FITC …

The Nueva Design Institute

10 Years, 100s of Classes, 1000s of Projects: Come Learn from Nueva's Design Thinking Teachers!<p>For almost a decade, Nueva has built a substantial …

Design Thinking - Open Online Course

About this course<p><b>Welcome to the Macromedia University Design Thinking MOOC.</b><p>The first Macromedia University MOOC Design Thinking is about …

10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation

<b>10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>For the Google Generation, information isn’t scarce, and knowing has the …

Can-Do vs. Can't-Do Culture

Don’t hate, create.<p><i>“God, body and mind, food for the soul<br>When you feeding on hate, you empty, my n!*$a, it shows.” — Rick Ross</i><p><i>“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable</i> …

5 Ways to Use Aurasma in the Classroom

Aurasma is an augmented reality application that allows you to overlay any video or image on top of anything that your tablet, cell phone, or any …

What Can We Learn From the Navy's Train to Qualification System? - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - education, PDchat, profdev

To learn more about professional development in the military, we called Mike Mosley, head of Learning Standards Branch in the Naval Education and …

The Neuroscience Of Imagination

Understanding how imagination works could be the key to daydreaming yourself into a sharper, more creative person.<p>“Use your imagination.” You’ve probably heard this phrase since before you can remember.<p>It was your imagination you were using to create your first finger painting; your imagination …

Why You Should Be Tagging Your Curriculum

<b>Why You Should Be Tagging Your Curriculum</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>You probably should be tagging your curriculum.<p>It’s 2014. It’s time.<p>Tagging is is the labeling …

Teaching with Instagram: 20+ Ideas & Resources

<i>The heart and mind are the true lens of the camera. – Yousuf Karsh</i><p>Every day people share the stories of their lives through images and short video …

[Infographic] Areas of Technology That Educators Should Know for Making the Digital Jump

Technology is an <b>important aspect</b> of <b>21st century education</b>. Educators must be prepared to both understand and use <b>classroom technologies</b> to the …

STEM Education: Over 25 STEAM Links Filled With Resources and Information

<i>Welcome to a post devoted to turning STEM to STEAM. It is exciting to cover the topic of STEAM since it is important to include the Arts. I have also</i> …

i [love] marketing.

Great digital brands are built around great customer experience. (And they have to, as customer experience is their business). Think Warby Partker, …

Design Thinking at Deloitte

Design Thinking

Why Digital Learning Is Here To Stay

In 2012, the One Laptop Per Child organization dropped Motorola Xoom tablets preloaded with ABC and literacy games, movies, e-readers, and other apps …

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