RVS Learning Design Incubators are designed for you when you have an innovative idea that you’d like help actualizing in your school. Whether it’s a unit plan, a new course design, or a change in your community, join us for a day of collaborative design to bring your idea and curriculum to life. The Idea Incubator is a day of collaborative design to actualize your innovative ideas about meaningful curriculum implementation. Register for an RVS Design Incubator:
Design Incubator Fundamentals
- Be Fully Present
- Assume a Beginner’s Mindset for the work. Park your title, be open-minded, empathetic, and Channel your inner Roy Group coach and coachee.
- Fierce Collaboration: Lean in, get creative, embrace discomfort and have an awareness of your role in creating an engaging atmosphere.
- Make, Create, Do
- We use processes and protocols that help us to be collaborative and creative together.
Design Incubator Agenda
8:55am Empathy Interview in pairs
9:15am Caption development: Draft a caption for your partner’s
9:30am Refine or rewrite your caption
9:45am Authenticity Brainstorm: What experiences, community partners, and opportunities exist that may build into your project?
9:55am Illustrated Learning Journey Scope and sequence the experiences and reflections that might form the learning journey.
10:30am Coffee and Gallery Walk
11:00am Critical Friends Protocol: Share your Insight statements, Share your learning design, Share what might be tricky about this journey…
Partner/s Feedback: (Keeping in Mind their Insight Statements as a possible lens for feedback)
– I like..
– Hey have you heard of….?
– Some things I heard that are important and exciting
11:30am Stakeholder Mapping: Who are the stakeholders
12:00pm Lunch Provided
12:30pm Critique and revision: Share your narrative and receive feedback for your project.
1:30pm To do list and next steps….