Posts in April 2011

  1. Design Thinking for Schools, Students and Teachers

    [ April 25, 2011 ]

    We have been working with IDEO for the last two years to develop a "design thinking toolkit" for educators. The site gives some background information and also allows registrants to download a booklet that outlines the process. We hope that schools and teachers around the world will find this resource helpful. LINK TO SITE: www.designthinkingforeducators.com After reading Dan Pink's ideas regarding "design thinking" as a 21st century skill in his book, A Whole New Mind, we decided to find out about "design thinking" and see how it might be used in schools. IDEO, the d.school at Stanford, David Kelley, Tim Brown and Sandy Speicher have been the biggest proponents of design thinking as a methodology for problem ...

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