Design Thinking

Design Thinking has become a very fashionable term recently. Its benefits have been preached within many domains and many business thinkers have been promoting the use of the design process (particularly the early stage of getting to know the context and human elements of problems you are trying to solve). I have been interested in how design thinking can support the work of educators. Missed the boat on that one as IDEO have launched a design thinking toolkit for educators. Click on the image to go to the site.

Also this page is very interesting as it asks what we can learn from design studios when involved in designing optimal environments for learning …

4 Lessons the Classroom Can Learn From the Design Studio

What schools can learn from IDEO, Google and Pixar

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