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Edge of the Devil

It started out just like any other work day. I finished the last soggy pieces of cereal from my bowl full of milk. I grabbed my coat and ran out the …

Fruits of Poverty.

The plane soared low over the majestic rainforest planet, giving the learned men inside the cockpit a stunning view of the picturesque countryside. …

Deserted

”I’ve been sitting here for the last 2 hours watching the city of Melbourne slowly be ripped apart. It was exactly 300 days ago when the disease …

Segregation - A story of Elitistism

Adé looked over the golden and blue walls that confined him in his prison, and gazed at the sunset that was bruising the sky a yellow and purple, and …

Infiltrated

Life

Ander contemplates jumping to the next chunk of building. He has high hopes that there will be something to eat or trade behind it. A sea of …

The Infected War

Fruits of Poverty.

The plane soared low over the majestic rainforest planet, giving the learned men inside the cockpit a stunning view of the picturesque countryside. …

I Used to Think Non-Drinkers Were Buzzkills — Then I Sobered Up

"Cool" girls might drink, but the way I drank was not cool.<p>There was a time when the highest compliment I could give a woman was "I want to drink with you." I loved the ritual of liquid bonding, how you could walk into a bar as awkward strangers and stumble out with purple teeth and a new BFF. …

Why We Should Use Design Thinking to Fundamentally Rethink Education - Metropolis

Schools are incorporating new concepts of "design thinking" into both their curricula and buildings.<p>Stop. Put down your pencils and take a break from …

Pedagogy

Why Technology Alone Can’t Fix the Education Problem

For more than a decade now, I’ve internally cringed whenever someone talks about the promise of technology in education. Often, discussions of iPads, …

Toolbox - Unprofessional Development

Teaching design for change

Designer Emily Pilloton moved to rural Bertie County, in North Carolina, to engage in a bold experiment of design-led community transformation. She's …

Teaching

What Is Design Thinking?

Design Thinking

Design Thinking for Educators

Design Thinking for Educators is…<br>A creative process that helps you design meaningful solutions in the classroom, at your school, and in your …

Tools for taking action.

Featured Resources<p>Featured<br>Resources<p>What's this about?<p>A small set of artifacts – methods, furniture plans, and music! - to help you begin (or …

Stanford University

Design Thinking for Educators

Why design thinking? Hear firsthand stories about how design thinking can apply to education.<p>Educators across the nation have been using design …