Design Thinking in Schools K12
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September, 2016: This is a compilation of key links I put together recently to help schools I work with learn about the best practices in Design Thinking in schools K-12. - Bob
Infographic - DT at the Nueva School (Click for Larger Image)
1. K12 Lab Network - schools network
affiliated with the Stanford d. School
We inspire and develop the creative confidence of educators and support edu innovators catalyzing new models for teaching and learning.
2. Design Thinking in Schools K12 Directory - Stanford d. School K-12 initiative
Design thinking is a powerful way for today's students to learn, and it's being implemented by educators all around the world. This site is a directory of schools and programs that use design thinking in the curriculum for K12 students.
3. Design Thinking for Educators - IDEO Toolkit and Resources
Thinking and PBL, blog by Beth Holland at edutopia, February 25, 2016
Film Festival: Design Thinking in Schools (great list of videos and
Thinking, Deconstructed, by Tina Barseghian, KQED/Mindshift -- DT at
the Nueva School, an Independent School on the peninsula south of San Francisco
- What Design Thinking Looks Like In School
- How to Apply Design Thinking In Class, Step By Step
- Our entire collection of articles about design thinking
9. Mount Vernon Presbyterian
School (MVPS), Atlanta, GA. MVPS is an 850 student, K-12 Independent
School in Atlanta, GA. It is the leading DT school in the US and has been
collaborating with the Stanford d. School for the past 5 years.
Mount Vernon Presbyterian School - link to school wesbite
The I.Design Lab, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School, Atlanta, GA (extensive web profile of DT activity at MVPS on bobpearlman.org)
Mount Vernon Institute for Innovation (MVIFI) - An R&D Lab and Transformation Design Studio
The Mount Vernon Institute for Innovation is a team of maverick leaders and educational designers who are helping schools transform through people-centered design. MVIFI grew from the thought and action leadership at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School and maintains a symbiotic relationship as accelerator and amplifier of the Schools work.
MVIFI | A People-centered Transformation Design Studio