Designing Lessons: Tips from Improv & Engineering

Mar 6, 2018

Speakers

Amar Dev

ImprovPD

Pius Wong

Pios Labs

Rachel Fahrig

Texas Education Agency

Learn new ways to design effective lessons for diverse learners, by applying established principles of both improv theater and engineering design. Play collaborative improv games and perform engineering ideation methods, in order to generate lesson ideas to meet educational standards. Then customize lessons to meet the needs of individual learners through empathy, role-play, and the engineering method of empathic lead-user analysis. Leave with strategies for your own classrooms.

Format: Workshop
Event Type: Session
Level: Basic Understanding