What do you really need to learn in life? How do you teach students to excel? What do successful learners do differently from others? What, in short, are their habits of mind? Over the last two decades the learning sciences have begun to provide some powerful answers to these questions. Here are some suggestions, drawing on research, to help you identify the kinds of learning habits likely to help you succeed. Imagine a clock-face. Think of each of the twelve points of its face as we look at twelve key aspects of learning.
The VR Career Experience is an immersive, interactive 360° video application that allows prospective apprentices to explore the various career paths and training methods offered at hundreds of apprenticeship training facilities in North America. Experience firsthand the sights and sounds involved with being an HVACR Service Technician, Pipefitter/Steamfitter, Plumber, Sprinkler Fitter, and Welder while you are immersed in their environments. As a first-person user, you can control where you will go using gaze detection to literally “open the door” to the opportunities that await you in a pipe trades career. With over 20 interactive 360° video scenes to explore, you can gain insider knowledge into the exciting world of the United Association’s apprenticeship training program.
Learning cyber security on TryHackMe is fun and addictive. Earn points by answering questions, taking on challenges and maintain your hacking streak through short lessons. Learn by following a structured paths and reinforce your skills in a real-world environment by completing guided, objective-based tasks and challenges.
If you are using Figma as your interface design tool, this article has an awesome list of free resources to help you. Figma allows you to collaborate in real time while creating flawless and responsive experiences.
If you’re struggling with usability issues in your design process, this article can help you move in the right direction. This article outlines eight design principles that are applicable to most user interfaces.
Testing your prototype is an essential step in Design Thinking. Not only to see if they work but to see if the user is utilizing the product the same way designers think. Learn about the guidelines and types of prototypes you can use in your process.
Have you ever wondered why icon design is so important and how it came to be essential for digital devices? Take a look at this article to learn more about this revolutionary trend which started back in the 70s.
Testing your design before it goes into the masses is important. It’ll help you see if the design functions effectively and how it was intended. In this article, you’ll learn more about the importance of the testing phase of design thinking.
A large number of the worldwide population suffers some kind of vision impairment. We, designers, have a great impact on their lives through the work we put out. This article outlines a few solutions we could use to improve their quality of life.