Posts about Learning

IxDA Interaction Week: Sell solutions by starting with stories

IxDA

The design process, from start to finish, is about knowing people – their problems, needs and feelings – and then creating solutions to their challenges. We achieve this by performing extensive research, leading in-depth conversations and learning new lingo. We get to know people who aren’t like us and begin to sympathize with them as we design ways to improve their day-to-day lives. Read more…

Think Like a Designer

Here at Modernist Studio, we create products that solve problems for real people. We also believe in humanizing design, and that requires educating people about the way our process works in a scalable way. It’s doesn’t always come easy, but it’s a process that often transforms the way businesses approach and execute on new ideas. Read more…

Won’t someone think of the children?

“Technology is going to revolutionize education.” If you believe the hyperbole, computation and digital devices will save the students, crafting the future of learning. But it’s unclear exactly what it will save them from; it seems more likely that it will obscure their need for some fundamental educational experiences.
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