Final Reflection Paper-Design Thinking

centers.jpgI had a preconceived notion of what my project was going to be when I first started the course, CEP 817: Learning Technology through Design. I went into the class thinking I was going to create an online course for school counselors.  Geez, did that change after going through the Stanford Design Thinking model! Looking back I started out thinking I had a great plan and I was going to change the world of school counseling by offering my informative online course.  By going through the d. bootcamp bootleg document (2011) I found that the problem was not that school counselors didn’t know how to implement a comprehensive program but that restraints within the system where not allowing them to have a comprehensive program. I had a new problem to solve! So began the five modes of Design Thinking. Continue reading