Concept Maps

Inspired by Daniela Soto’s awesome concept map of the Carpentries’ instructor training, I’ve drawn some for the lessons I’ve been writing for RStudio. Whatever else I’ve learned, it confirms that my startup colleagues in the 1990s made the right decision when they ruled after a few weeks that I wasn’t ever allowed to work on the user interface again. These diagrams are very much works in progress, but I think they’re starting to come together. Feedback is always welcome…


Learner Personas

Mental Models

Formative Assessment

Cognitive Load

Seven Plus or Minus Two

Learning Strategies

Motivation and Demotivation

Teaching as a Performance Art

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