The app helps educators coordinate a children's service by cutting out paper work and increasing the visibility of children in care.
Enhance the safety and visibility of kids in care.
User Journey Map.
Understanding the problems and needs of educators and parents through observation, interaction and field studies, and using the insights gained, helped me to explore solutions. Creating a user journey map uncovered pain points.
Synthesizing user needs and insights uncovered solutions.
1. QR code technology to sign children in and out of care.
2. Policy and procedure available at the educator's fingertips.
3. Make the whereabouts of every child visible via the interface.
Target audience and market.
I determined the target audience and market and identified quick wins.
I mapped out the workflows, created sketches and paper prototypes and got feedback from users. (Below) Some early rough sketches for the dashboard.
The interface needed to be simple and tasks grouped according to the user's mental model.
Interaction Design, prototypes and testing.
I designed the user flows and tested with potential users. I used Sketch and Invision to create a high fidelity prototype.
(Below) Extra Curricular activities, wireframes for Child Observations, Dashboard, Reflection Journal linking to the National Quality Framework, Learning Outcomes for children.