Client: University of Southern California, Center for Urban Education
Current Situation
Products are comprehensive aggregations of critical education materials on equity-mindedness.
Problem
This in contrast to how equity-mindedness is taught and experienced in the field, which consists largely of in-person seminars, workshops, and intensives.

Solution

Bridge the gap between a comprehensive document resource and in-person seminars, workshops, and intensives with an engaging and interactive tool that: (1) c
aptures the most successful methods for exploring of equity-mindedness and; (2) prescribes measures for enhancing the equity-mindedness of university syllabi.
Discovering the Big Idea
Focus: Design Thinking & Critique
Testing Early Assumptions, Rapid Prototyping 
Rapid prototyping and testing early helped the client visualize the final product before investing further, reducing risk and cost. We were able to pivot early to a new concept that better matched the client's goal and creative vision. (See below.)
Research & Solution
Focus: Mapping Affinity, Issues, Questions & Exemplars
Focus: Reporting Out. Validate. Critique.
System Design & Continuous Critique
Focus: Usability, Accessibility, Logic & Ease of Flow
Wireframes, v.2 (of 4)
Invent, reduce and simplify for scale.
Mockups
Focus: Craft, Delight, Brand Integrity
Interaction

Focuses: 
1) Textual
— Establish Priority, Reduce Cognitive Load;
2) Visual — Relevance, Clear Calls to Action; Orientation
3) Behavioral — User Autonomy and Control, Gratification

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