Iain Doherty

Learning and Teaching Innovation

Current Position
Director, Learning and Teaching Innovation, Navitas Professional and English Programs, Navitas Pty.
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 Innovation and Creativity

Innovators do things differently
The Innovator's DNA
Innovative entrepreneurs have something called creative intelligence, which enables discovery yet differs from other types of intelligence.
What Creative People Do
Innovation requires creativity because new ideas do not come from doing the same old things in he same old ways. What do creative people do?

The core skill of innovators is error recovery not failure avoidance - Pixar

Previous Position
Director, eLearning Pedagogical Support Unit, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Innovation in Education
Whilst not aimed at higher education there are some interesting ideas in this article on 21st education. Get real with projects and measure what matters.
Design Thinking in Education
Design thinking - as a way to go about curriculum development work & as the basis for classroom activities - may provide an approach to 21st education.
You can find out about the "facts" of my career through visiting Linkedin or Google Scholar or Slideshare. This site is about sharing a bit more of a personal perspective on where I've been and what I've done in learning and teaching over the past 15 years or so.
University of Hong Kong
University of Auckland