Senior Director of Interface Design and Usability
Content Creators’ REBOOT
Wednesday, May 24
9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Julia Stewart is Discovery Education’s Senior Director of Interface Design and Usability. A 10-year veteran of the company’s dynamic Product Development Team, Stewart plays an instrumental role in setting the direction of Discovery Education’s product offering and brand attributes. The creator of the company’s product design process, Stewart oversees the design of Discovery Education’s award winning digital services, including its digital textbook series currently serving more than 3 million students in all 50 U.S. states, from initial business opportunity definition through design and development.
Previously, Julia lead the User Experience/Product Design team at K12, managing the development of Online Learning Platforms, Student Information System, and the Virtual Teacher Support System. Stewart began her career creating characters and 3d animation for Web TV and CD-ROMs, and it was in that role that her passion for balancing the art and science of developing successful products that support the success of all learners was born.