Lauren Beaton

I am a Master’s student in Stanford’s Learning, Design & Technology program using user-centered design thinking methodology, game design and research-based learning science to create educational experiences for children that spark interest in STEAM subjects. With a background in cognitive neuroscience research and a lifelong passion for art and design, I blend analytic and creative skillsets with a keen attention to detail. 

interests: STEAM Education, Informal Learning, Educational & Cognitive Neuroscience, 21st-Century Skills, Mindfulness, Growth Mindset, UI/UX Design, Creative Agency, Maker Movement, Graphic Design, Design Thinking, Game Design