A favorite opening question of mine in professional development workshops is: What do you struggle with the most as a teacher?
The answers are almost always:
1. Students’ lack of motivation
2. Students don’t value education
3. Parents aren’t supportive
4. Students don’t believe in themselves
5. Technology distracts students
These comments are not facts, and viewed differently, they become design questions: Continue reading What If We’re Designing for Disengagement?