OUR STORY

Play Pattern LLC is a consultancy. WE design programs and products for schools, and organizations. Since 2009 we have guided the development of numerous projects and award winning programs include: educational television, Gaming, robotics, computer science, Design thinking and maker Education, We write curriculum, advise and implement strategies to make educational media and technology available to all. Our MISSION IS TO build communities of making and learning that SUPPORT creativITY and curiosity AROUND TECHNOLOGY. We are bridging the opportunity gap in technology by preparing youth for technologies and systems of the future. Research and design are at the core of our approach. We are industry leaders and experts at capturing data, brainstorming new ideas, and driving projects forward.

 

OUR CLIENTS & COLLABORATORS

Our Founder

Dr. Ronah Harris is a teacher and a maker. She currently teaches computer science at the Stuart Country Day School, an all-girls independent school in Princeton NJ.  Dr. Harris is also the founder of Play Pattern LLC, an educational technology consultancy that trains teachers, educates families and designs products to increase participation in STEAM for girls and underrepresented groups. She was awarded two Daytime Emmys for her work on the educational television shows Sesame Street and The Electric Company. She also helped write the first computer science curriculum for NYC public schools. Dr. Harris has lectured at Teachers College, Columbia University, and has published and consulted on topics of cognition, creativity, innovation, technology and design. She lives in New Jersey with her two children, and makes interactive toys and WearableS in her Studio at odd hours.