EdCampUSA ended a few hours ago. My learning experience has, in a way, only just begun.
Since learning about Design Thinking a couple years ago my instructional design craft has benefitted greatly from empathy. I try to capture the feeling by trying to make it visual by capturing the moment in a photo or a drawing.
I met many exciting new people today. They had some cool perspectives and ideas on what learning and development looks and feels like. Their brains and hearts are in the right places.
All the educators I met cared about their students. EdCampUSA was all about coming up with ways to engage students through the thoughtful application of pedagogy, technology, and a caring heart.
The stuff that tugged at my heart during the sessions I participated include:
- Wearables in learning and development
- Caring enough to give learners the chance to figure it out and make their learning visible
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