I blog on Brain-Based Learning, Metacognition, EdTech, and Social-Emotional Learning. I am the author of the Crush School Series of Books, which help students understand how their brains process information and learn. I also wrote The Power of Three: How to Simplify Your Life to Amplify Your Personal and Professional Success, but be warned that it's meant for adults who want to thrive and are comfortable with four letter words.

Hacking Design Thinking For Education Part 1: What Is Design Thinking?

By Oskar Cymerman | @focus2achieve | BAM! Radio Network & Teaching Channel Blogger

Inspiration. Ideation. Implementation.

There are many ways of looking at the stages of the design thinking process. Many experts believe there are 5 stages to design thinking. Some cite 4 or 6. Others 7 or more.

And guess what? They are all probably correct!

And guess what else? I bet that all of them use Inspiration, Ideation, and Implementation in some way, shape, or form for they are the bare bones basic spaces all innovations go through.

Today, I give you the first Infographic in the Hacking Design Thinking For Education Series I am creating. This is Part 1: What Is design Thinking?

Enjoy, use, and abuse it at your own will.

Design Thinking Part 1: What Is Design Thinkimg?

In my next Newsletter, I will give you the specific Design Thinking Process I use with my classes, so Sign Up if you'd like me to drop it straight in your email inbox. And share it with others who might benefit. Or not. The choice is always yours, because You Have The Power. Use It Often.