Design thinking for learning

##design thinking was mentioned in more than one of the sessions at the Learning Live 2017 conference. Here we share some resources for L&D professionals looking to further understand the approach. Save

Design Thinking for Learning Innovation – A Practical Guide

Editor’s note: How design thinking was used to rethink compliance training in an Australian bank. Great tips and insights here.

Design thinking in learning

Editor’s note: Sally Spinks from design consultancy IDEO talks about design thinking and how it can be used for designing learning.

Design thinking and L and D – #chat2lrn curated tweets

Here are our tweet highlights from the Chat2lrn Twitter chat on #design thinking. [View the story “Design thinking and L and D – chat2lrn curated tweets” on Storify]

Reweaving corporate DNA: building a culture of design thinking at Citrix

Editor’s note: @samburrough shared this link in yesterday’s #chat2lrn Twitter chat on design thinking. Take a look to see how the approach transformed Citrix.

Design thinking in L&D: curated tweets from #chat2lrn Twitter chat

Here are our curated tweets from the chat2lrn #twitter chat on #design thinking. [View the story “Design thinking in L&D” on Storify]

Design leads us where exactly?: Design and design thinking in public services

Editor’s note: Thankyou to @burrough for sharing this article on design thinking and how, operationally, you can embed design in organisations.

4 design thinking tools for engaging your team

Editor’s note: Some good tools here, from journey mapping to prototyping, to help keep your team engaged on projects.

Redesigning the conference experience

Editor’s note: Video of weelearning’s event on design thinking and how it works. Includes how participants redesigned the conference experience.

Science, humanities, design: The three cultures

Editor’s note: A look at a ‘designerly approach’ to knowing from Howard Silverman. Can design thinking help managers overcame managerial challenges?

Everything you need to know about design thinking

Editor’s note: Ahead of their design jam, the Big Idea, weelearning have written an introduction to the concept of design thinking. Great introduction and primer on the main concepts.