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

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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
May
13
I watched a YouTube tutorial. Now what?

I watched a YouTube tutorial. Now what?

The value of YouTube tutorials for gathering information cannot be overstated, but whether or not it translates to real learning is another story.
3 min read
May
06
Rise of the technophilosopher

Rise of the technophilosopher

The new technologists equipped to explore and exploit philosophy for business
2 min read
Apr
29
Let go of anchoring bias to build more effective products

Let go of anchoring bias to build more effective products

How a new app that's challenging existing video calling software reminded me of this potent cognitive bias
3 min read
Apr
22
1,001 terms for improving AI won’t get us anywhere

1,001 terms for improving AI won’t get us anywhere

An overview of the competing definitions for addressing AI’s challenges
6 min read
Apr
14
How Netflix's rating system is hurting our documentaries

How Netflix's rating system is hurting our documentaries

The Good, The Bad, and Nothing Else
4 min read