Interaction designer. Educator. Writer. Join me as I explore how we can improve the relationship between our minds and machines.

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Jul
22
Holding my breath

Holding my breath

Sometimes when I'm working, I realize that I've been holding my breath. If you've never noticed yourself doing that, then
2 min read
Jul
15
Suboptimal creative release

Suboptimal creative release

Last night I sat with a friend and we wrote a rap song. Neither of us can play any music
1 min read
Jul
08
Time circa 2019

Time circa 2019

I looked up at the wall from my computer screen and my calendar smiled back with 2021.
Jul
01
The forgotten art of fun at work

The forgotten art of fun at work

Simple reminders for simple ways to enjoy their work more.
1 min read
Jun
24
Google's new father-son ad will make you cringe

Google's new father-son ad will make you cringe

A journey from incredibly touching ad to horribly tone-deaf.
2 min read
Jun
17
She works on a park bench

She works on a park bench

Behaviours 40 years apart.
1 min read
Jun
10
Working around Google's reign on education

Working around Google's reign on education

The king of search cannot conquer critical thinking if instructors are willing to put in the effort.
2 min read
Jun
03
The Value of After-Class Journals

The Value of After-Class Journals

How a tool intended to help my students became a gauge for my own performance
2 min read
May
27
Learning how to structure a virtual class

Learning how to structure a virtual class

Fancy online tools won't take you far without a solid foundation
2 min read
May
20
The pitfalls of virtual workshops

The pitfalls of virtual workshops

How the added cognitive load of virtual workshopping tools impede learning
1 min read