an experiment in flow

recently i had cause to read mihalyi csikzentmihalyi’s book on the psychology of flow. i was struck by the acuity of his observations as i was the previous times i had read about his concept. i have to mention right at the start this one huge aspect. while he doesn’t dwell on it in the…

hope in instructional design

i heard something very interesting yesterday which tied in to a topic i keep thinking about. let me start with the second, the topic i keep visiting: i keep thinking it is not enough for IDs to only undergo training or hear discussions on ID theories or methodologies. i think it is critical to engage with…

an ideological dimension to finding problems

i had a conversation with a friend at work, during which i had a happy accident: i ended up verbalising an issue i feel powerfully about. and now, i’m capitalising on the serendipity with this post 😀 we were talking about problems. specifically, about being daunted by seeing problems with something established or considered authoritative. i’ve encountered…