Designing with Kids: Prototyping

slides in keynote presentation

This year’s career day at my children’s school marked the 3rd time I spoke in their classrooms about User Experience Design.¬†Children love devices, games and apps, so getting them engaged is as easy as asking them about their favorite apps and websites, what they like about them and what they dislike or find frustrating. From there, making a connection to the field of UX Design – designing experiences that people find easy to use and love coming back to – is an easy transition. Since my husband and I both work in UX, we decided to co-present this time around. (more…)