#TeachDifferent Reading Roundup
Five handpicked articles and posts from my virtual PLN about Design Thinking in the Classroom – inspiring innovation in education.
The Beginner’s Guide to Design Thinking in the Classroom–An introduction to AJ Juliani's effective use of Design Thinking in the classroom. You'll find a TON of other great posts on his sight. He's a tremendous resource for learning more about innovative teaching and learning. A.J. JULIANI
Create a Startup Culture in Your Classroom–Learn how adopting the culture of a startup company can empower students to drive their own learning. "Startups creatively incorporate voice and choice, flexibility, personality, and fun into learning and working environments." - Jennifer Williams Edutopia
Design thinking for Kids – Knowledge Without Borders–People know we really need to change education, but they don’t know how. Design thinking is one method that could inspire educators and be adapted for kids. Knowledge Without Borders
Design Thinking in Schools: Building a Generation of Innovators–Applying design thinking in schools can help us build a generation of innovators programmed to solve current and future problems. Designorate
45 Design Thinking Resources for Educators – InformED–Imagine a world where digital learning platforms help adult learners succeed through college completion; where a network of schools offers international-quality education, affordable tuition, and serves hundreds of thousands of children in economically disadvantaged countries; where we engage parents in understanding national trends and topics in education; where a comprehensive learning environment seamlessly connects the... Read More InformED
There are loads of games being developed with design thinking in mind. Integrate some in your classroom and enjoy the creativity