Content tagged "development"
As sea-level rise and human development combine to narrow the range of coastal ecosystems, problems arise for local flora and fauna, natural nutrient cycles, and coastal communities.
Posted by B. D. Colen
“Rather than suffer in Boston’s cold, I spent the better part of two January weeks in Liberia, teaching writing and photography and photographing urban and rural schools.”
“We found that teaching them how to use the tools is probably less important than teaching them how to position themselves, how to brand themselves.”
Event: Thursday, November 3, 2011 @ 5:00 pm
Out of the Playpen into the Playground: The Design of Digital Experiences for Positive Youth Development
Marina Bers discusses how the Positive Technological Development framework may offer a possible path to help children out of the playpens into the playgrounds of this technological era.
Event: Thursday, April 21, 2011 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
What can designers do to better connect with the communities and individuals they wish to serve? How can design projects avoid patronizing attitudes and economic colonialization? How can a designer be effective in promoting social change while following their conscience?