"Adapt" Methods

Alberta CoLab was disbanded in March 2020. This page exists as a historical record.

Adapt – Evaluate and reflect on action to learn and iterate

Adapting involves learning from action and iterating. An important kind of adaptation is reframing – when the design team shifts their frame of reference to see the same situation from a new perspective. Reframing enables us to consider alternative ways to address a problem that were not obvious from the old frame.