Design Educators Conference Webinar: Sustainable Design Thinking & Strong Like Two People
In 2021, the 5th Design Educators Conference will consist of: 2 Keynote Presentations and 12 Themed Concurrent Sessions. The Conference's 5 themes are: Empower (the learners), Embrace (the classroom), Expand (the experience), Engage (with external participation) and Equity (within all spaces).
Sustainable Design Thinking – Changing the Design Process by Robin Landa, Kean U
Strong Like Two People by Adolfo Ruiz, MacEwan U
Date: Friday, February 12th at 1:00 PM ET
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ABOUT THE WEBINAR
Theme: Equity – within all spaces
Strong Like Two People: Curriculum Development for Northern Creative Program on Tłı̨chǫ Lands
Presented by Adolfo Ruiz, Assistant Professor at MacEwan University in Alberta, Canada
- How does design education engage with society, with our student’s lives, with the industry at large?
- What strategies can educators share on creating a culturally appropriate curriculum?
- How can educators increasingly encourage and promote students to be culturally aware, engaged and active in their visual communication design practice?