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Discord’s growing relevance in the education sector

In June I wrote a blog post on the proliferation and growing popularity of virtual study spaces. This blog post is a follow up, focusing on Discord. There are two use cases of Discord in particular that I will discuss  – as a virtual study space, and as an educational tool for peer support. What […]

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Physical objects in virtual environments

  Earlier this year the EdTech and Co-design team did a piece of research into student loneliness as a result of the pandemic and lack of access to the campus.  It was evident that one of the key problems with wholly online line learning was the lack of physical interaction. A few of us from […]

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A recipe for idea generation

  Ideation for us is the process of generating possible solutions to problems and challenges.  We find the most innovative and transformation ideas come when we work as a team. There are lots of tools and activities we use for ideation, but the challenge is bringing the process together. I am using a recipe analogy […]