How to grow a band-like-thing-that-involves-instructional-designers [1]

[1] Note: How to Grow A Band is the name of the Punch Brothers documentary. Instructional designers get a raw deal....

Saying ‘No’ to Best Practices

The worst best practice is to adhere to, or go searching for, best practices. I have been in countless rooms...

The locks on our bridges

This excerpt is from my talk with Sean Michael Morris and Amy Slay at Open Education 2016 about Critical Instructional...

Small dollhouse figure of a man sitting on a sand-colored beanbag.

Bean Bags in the LMS

Recently, I spoke with an English teacher at the University of Dayton who despaired over the cold, sterile environment the...