“So, what do you do?”
This question is part of many casual conversations and small talk when meeting new people. Inevitably when I tell people I’m an instructional designer I get a look of curiosity (or confusion) from the other person, followed by an interest in knowing more.
In truth, it’s not a simple question to answer because instructional design is not easy to describe. Sometimes I tell people I design curriculum, and then they want to know for what grad