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Students As Experts — Designing for Play Design Challenge
Over the course of a semester, students identify a grand challenge, engage in every aspect of the design thinking process, before conceptualizing a final community dri...
Sustainability
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Open Design Afrika Festival
ODA use creative experiences (e.g. Family Makers weekend) in public spaces @ street level to also reach & impact on disadvantaged communities in Cape Town; to educate ...
innovation
Designathon: Teaching for creative changemaking
Our mission is to unleash the creativity of children, empowering them to design a better world. Together with teachers, parents, schools, clubs and through challenges,...
Creativity, Global Citizenship
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Extended Design Thinking
The core of this course is continuous active learning. This engages the students in participatory actions towards building knowledge out of experience. We have develop...
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The Teachers Guild
To catalyze creative leadership, The Teachers Guild builds off the methods and mindsets from the Design Thinking for Educators Toolkit. It’s a learner-centered approac...
Collaborative Learning
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Designathon Works
Our mission is to unleash the creativity of children, empowering them to design a better world. We work with children on every continent from a huge array of backgroun...
Creativity
Ribbon HUNDRED 2019
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Innovation Institute
Innovation Institute at Shanghai American School is a two-year interdisciplinary project-based learning program in high school wherein students grapple with a series o...
Creativity, Project Based Learning
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Lumineer Expeditions
Lumineer Expeditions are hands-on workshops where children get to dream up fantastical ideas and make them in our makerspace, purpose built and designed for kids. ...
Ribbon HUNDRED 2019
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Maker Academy - Kidspire Vietnam
Maker Academy brings an equal educational opportunity, and re-designs a learning environment for Vietnamese orphan children. Using design thinking, project-based and p...
Blended Learning, Global Citizenship, Personalized Learning, Project Based Learning
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Inqui-Lab Foundation
By employing Design thinking in the classroom, we help students to tackle their problems with innovative solutions – building critical 21st century skills and making s...
Creativity, Learning By Doing
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7DaysCircular
7DaysCircular is an interactive learning journey. The programme is unique to every school, co-created with teachers, entrepreneurs and companies to connect the school’...
Creativity
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dHive Design Studio
dHive is a network of innovation hubs where children design market ready products using locally available resources. As they get involved in design for social change, ...
Empathy
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Koulujen muotoilupolku
Muotoilupolku on perusmalli, jonka avulla voi soveltaa luovaa ongelmanratkaisua ja muotoilun menetelmiä opetukseen ja koulun yhteisölliseen kehittämiseen. Malli sopii ...
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Design Path for Schools
Design path is a basic method for solving problems creatively, teaching students to use design methods, and developing schools together with students. This method is s...
Problem Based Learning
Ribbon HUNDRED 2018
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A Cafeteria Designed For Me
Student centred cafeterias serving healthy, nutritious food in settings where students want to spend time.
Leadership, Learning Environment
Ribbon HUNDRED 2018
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Arckit
A freeform model-making system that allows students to physically explore designs and bring their architectural projects to life.
Project Based Learning
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Design for Change
Design for Change empowers students to be socially aware and proactive change agents in their community. Through undertaking self-directed community projects, children...
Character Education, Empathy, Global Citizenship, Open Educational Resource, Project Based Learning
Ribbon HUNDRED 2018
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Traffic Agents
A solution that empowers young people and gives them the opportunity to contribute to be involved in community solutions using a student designed app.
Game Based Learning, Outdoor
Ribbon HUNDRED 2020
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Learning Space Design Lab (c) by Autens
A powerful workshop tool for collaboratively designing and redesigning learning environments based on how children learn, while transforming the shared pedagogical pra...
Learning Environment, Project Based Learning
Ribbon HUNDRED 2018
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Creatica Lab
Creatica Lab challenge communities to rethink education through hosting immersive, hands-on creation makerspaces that leverage interactive technology and innovative de...
Learning By Doing
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Mutku Maker Space
The innovation transforms a school space into an environment that supports creative thinking and brainstorming. The space plays a part in design education, as well. Mu...
Creativity, Learning Environment, Problem Based Learning
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Sisterhood
Sisterhood raises awareness and develops a personal understanding of the positive impact being a confident young girl can make on her future success. We deliver creati...
Project Based Learning
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Design Thinking Through STEAM
Students in the Middle School are engaged in a STEAM program once per week that focuses them on solving real-world problems affecting them or those around them using d...
Creativity
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Mpower Studio - Pittsburgh Obama Academy Makerspace
MPower Studio is a place full of endless opportunity to express creativity, to be innovative, to promote purposeful collaboration, and to be your best self. This high...
Global Citizenship, Problem Based Learning, Project Based Learning
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MAKESHOP
This research-based learning space is a permanent exhibit inside the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. MAKESHOP is a drop-in environment where children and families mak...
Personalized Learning
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Student Centric Education Design
Our students' needs exceed the scope of traditional high schools. We designed our schools to explicitly shift the use of time, space, curriculum, credit, tutoring, ins...
Learning Environment, Personalized Learning, Sustainability
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Quests
Quests are real-world projects to master 21st-century skills. Usually lasting four- to six-weeks, each Quest includes a series of challenges bound by a compelling narr...
Project Based Learning
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Maker's Asylum
Maker’s Asylum is a community space focussed on fostering innovation through hands on learning. It also provides access to an ecosystem of stakeholders which includes ...
Creativity
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Global Create-a-thon
What happens when you give students a high visibility space in the community to present their creative projects and then give them a day to create art, animations, dra...
Arts
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Rubbish Science
Respecting indigenous thinking and innovation we systematise problem-solving using scientific literacy. People aim to solve local problems using rubbish and their lear...
Ribbon HUNDRED 2020
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Arkki - Creative Education for Future Innovators
Arkki provides creative education using architecture & design as holistic real-world phenomena to integrate STEAM subjects. Arkki empowers pupils with innovation sk...
Creativity
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MAD-learn
MAD-learn gives students a powerful tool to easily build content-rich, dynamic mobile apps as a means of solving problems, building entrepreneurial skills, and sharing...
Ribbon HUNDRED 2020
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BEEP Lab - Design mentoring to spark creativity & Innovation for kids 快樂追築
BEEP Lab is an education & training consultancy founded in Taiwan since 2015 and is now based in Singapore as a registered social enterprise. We aim to enrich and enga...
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Rubbish Science
Creating a global group of collaborative problem solvers using only freely available materials (plastic bottles, bags etc) to make fly traps, hydroponic bottle garden...
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Drone-based Interdisciplinary Learning & Entrepreneurship Education
A Finnish curriculum framework was adopted to cultivate students’ transversal competences under the theme of drone technology in Hong Kong. Students applied what they ...
Collaborative Learning
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Girls Leadership and entrepreneurship network (GLEN)
Girls' Leadership and Entrepreneurship Network works through school clubs that gives girls in schools opportunities to contribute actively to global issues, develop th...
Ribbon HUNDRED 2020
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MyMachine
MyMachine is a unique collaboration of 3 educational levels co-creating their own 'dream machines': 1) Primary schoolchildren invent a 'machine' (an IDEA) 2) whi...
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Headrush Learning
Headrush captures a living record of project planning, execution, assessment and reporting for schools breaking the bounds of traditional education. Students pursue th...
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Money Matters
Using Start Up models of design thinking and idea incubators, students design a social enterprise and pitch for 'virtual funds'. Real case studies and video interviews...
Project Based Learning

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