Design Thinking in Higher Ed – From Research Paper to Documentary

Design Thinking in Higher Ed

This post first appeared on EdTech Researcher and was co-authored by Sabba (@AskMsQ) and Claire Norman (@ClaireNorman17). Claire is the Director of Communications at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California where Sabba is the Director of Innovative Learning. “Meeting people has really helped us understand the community as a whole more […]

March 23rd, 8 pm EST- Design Thinking in the Classroom

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Design Thinking & Project Based Learning to Scaffold Innovation – from Beth Holland


This post first appeared on Edutopia. Lately, I have heard teachers and school leaders express a common frustration: “We are _______ years into a _______ initiative, and nothing seems to have changed.” Despite redesigning learning spaces, adding technology, or even flipping instruction, they still struggle to innovate or positively change the classroom experience. Imagine innovation […]

#ETTSummit Live Blog: Martin Moran – Celebrating the Wonderful Mess from Beth Holland


“Redesign is a professional development experience.” Begins Martin. We actually began the session with an 8 minute design activity. First, we brainstormed how to capture our conference learning. Then we designed professional development with unlimited access and budget. “Redesign is a Community Experience.” It’s not about a small group making decisions but about an entire […]