Highlighting readings for next week as we bridge to imagining future worlds as a technique to explore possible design interventions. IFTF’s Map of the Decade incorporates signals of transformation to inform its scenarios and artifacts from the future.  What have we identified thus far in our mappings and discussions that might serve as signals? Beyond Current […]

Our Question How might we interpret the gaps and opportunities given the core needs, communities, and actions that have been collectively surfaced about what motivates people to learn webmaking and identify as webmakers? Today’s Agenda: Say Hello to our Mozilla visitor Exchanging Maps + Persona Possibilities What questions does it ask/raise for you, for Mozilla, for […]

Our Question How can we visually represent the world of webmaking in new ways to map possibilities and connect to what drives people to make on the web? Driven by Need: How Might We identify core needs that support our professional, social and intellectual well-being that can motivate people to learn webmaking? Driven by Community: […]

Highlighting some posts to consider and jog our thinking: The essay “Learnable Programming” offers some punchy thought experiments and design principles for creating a programming system for learning.  As we observe and imagine the products+communities that can empower future webmakers and how they learn, which of these design principles most resonate with you?  How are […]

Our Question Given our exploration of webmakers, how can we visually represent the world of webmaking in new ways to map possibilities and connect to what drives people to make on the web? Today’s Agenda Some Valentine Fun Conversation on Blog Readings: Take a minute to etherpad one quote from the readings that resonated for you. […]

Highlighting some posts to consider and jog our thinking: Anil Dash’s “The Web We Lost” post attracted healthy attention.  Do you agree?  What has been enabled and disabled for people as individuals and communities of webmakers? Is it now harder to “open the hood” of the web, and increase the significance of teaching massive numbers […]

If you haven’t completed our “Getting to Know You” survey yet, please do. Our Question How do dimensions of a maker of the web map against making tools, learning needs, and community?    Today’s Agenda Revisiting Personas and Dimensions Challenge 1: Mapping Possibilities Wear A Web Maker’s Shoes: Dissecting Mozilla Webmaker Products & Community Mini Mapping Assignment […]

Hello! This site will evolve and may be coupled with other sites and workspaces, as we share and document this Mozilla + Parsons Collab. We can experiment with live group note-taking on Etherpad.   Here’s a pad set up for today.   Each week, there will be a new pad. Folks should also feel free […]