Creative Learning Consulting

In my work as an independent consultant and advocate, I focus on creative learning, creative computing, family engagement, and digital literacy. This mostly means I collaborate with awesome folks from around the globe, make meaningful artifacts & experiences, and speak about things I care about. Here are a few things I do:

Messy table full of maker ed materials

🧩Strategizing🛠️

  • Making plans & solving problems

  • Building capacity & scaling ideas

  • Turning research into practice

🦄Designing🌀

  • Designing creative learning environments, experiences, workshops, activities, & products

  • Creating resources & guides

🎉facilitating🎈

  • Leading & facilitating & activities, workshops, & events

🔥Connecting💥

  • Fostering communities of practice

  • Making meaningful connections with global partners

  • Communicating ideas & reaching broad audiences

Recent & upcoming workshops, talks, & cohorts

 

 

LEGO IDEA CONFERENCE | BILLUND, DK | MARCH 2020 

  • Guest Speaker: Context Matters: Exploring the Seeds of Family Creative Learning

wico ccpd | TAIPEI, TAIWAN | DECEMBER 2019 

 

Creative Coding Festival (CCFEST) | San Francisco, CA | October 2019 

  • Workshop: Getting Started with Scratch

 

Make, Create, Innovate!: City College of San Francisco | San Francisco, CA | June 2019 

  • Keynote Speaker: Inventing our own futures: Creative learning as a catalyst for change

 

LEGO IDEA CONFERENCE | BILLUND, DK | APRIL 2019 

  • Guest Speaker: Building Caregiver Tools and Skills with Family Creative Learning

 

Fablearn 2019 | New York, NY | March 2019

  • Workshop: Computational Tinkering with ScratchGo (with the Tinkering Studio & LLK)

 

MOZILLA OPEN LEADERS

  • 2018 cohort member | 2019 cohort mentor 

 

MOZFEST | LONDON, UK | OCT 2018 

  • Workshop: Interactive Poetry: Discovering Who We Are with Scratch and Makey Makey

  • Workshop: Community Leader Meet-up: Fostering Inclusive and Creative Communities (with the Scratch Team & LLK)

 

CSforALL SUMMIT | DETROIT, MI | OCT 2018 

  • Representative: Representing Anki’s 2018 CSforALL Commitment acceptance  

 

Connected LEARNING SUMMIT | CAMBRIDGE, MA | AUG 2018 

  • Workshop: Designing Creative Learning Workshops that Put the Learner in Charge (with Dr. Ricarose Roque)

 

SCRATCH CONFERENCE | CAMBRIDGE, MA | JULY 2018 

  • Workshop: Creative Learning Zines: Facilitating Scratch Workshops that Put the Learner in Charge (with Dr. Ricarose Roque)

 

ALLIED MEDIA CONFERENCE | DETROIT, MI | JUNE 2018 

  • Workshop: Scratch 3.0: Creating and Expressing with Code (with the Scratch Team & LLK)

Recent collaborations

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