Teaching IA

Five Superpowers of Diagrams

When are diagrams and diagramming our most helpful tool? And what superpowers do diagrams hold to help when we feel stuck?…

Let them go

You can't please everyone, it's actually impossible. But sometimes we can't help but be bogged down by opinions that don't matter.

Just Critical Thinking

The way we use language is important. The words we chose can change the way we feel about our work.

Diagram Critique BINGO

The one in which I create a game to get my students to critique each other's diagrams…

This is the work.

The work isn't just about the product, it's also the process. The work you do, the questions you answer, and the problems you solve.

Prioritization is deciding.

We never know what life will throw at us, so making key decisions up-front about how you will prioritize can save time down the road.

What’s Hard?

We all have to ask hard questions about our work - being a teacher is no exception.