Learning how we learn

Learning how we learn

One of the most enjoyable things I’ve been doing work-wise lately is learning more about how people learn. Here are some examples:  Last year I got the excellent book Design for How People Learn and in February I picked up the Make it Stick book at the UBC...

In praise of whiteboards

I mentioned in my last post that we moved homes in the fall and I’ve been busily (or languidly) setting up my new home office ever since. Since I LOVE to organize, this activity fills me with glee as I add each piece of art or furniture or storage solution to...

Safety in learning spaces

Recently I went to a presentation which had me feeling unsafe. The presenter asked us to write a personal statement (about our business niche) on an index card and place it in a basket at the front of the room after we came back from a break. He didn’t tell us...