The Let’s Think Forum aims to transform education through high quality teaching and learning. With a healthy portfolio of design and technical experience within education, a perfectly suited project for Jam Jar.
Our brief was to create a user friendly web site to manage a wealth of ‘exemplar’ resources for the classroom. Let’s Think provides resources on a subscription basis and so it was important that e-commerce and user management facilities were built into the site.
The final design has an emphasis on usability, placing the resource search at the forefront of the user experience and alerting users to new resources whenever they visit the site.
Web site administrators are able to easily add and categorise new text, image and video content alongside their downloadable resources. Features like ‘submit your own resources’ aim to make Let’s Think a rich community-led resource.
Traditional clipart was a big no-no for this project; so we were delighted to be commissioned to produce a portfolio of contemporary illustrations to support a new government pilot project, Let’s Think Secondary Science.
Ascent Trust was founded with the aim of developing a vision and strategic plan for special schools in Sunderland. The trust is currently made up of six special needs academies.
Prior to launching Jam Jar Studios, we supported Shoo Fly Publishing in our roles as Software Development Manager and Senior Designer. Since 2003 we have worked with Shoo Fly to establish a brand now at the fore-front of educational publishing; one which oozes creativity, high quality design/content and demonstrates that learning can be fun as well as helping us to grow.