Resources for Educators

Design Thinking

According to Tim Brown from, “Design thinking is a human-centered approach to innovation that draws from the designer's toolkit to integrate the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.” As noted by Design Thinking in Schools, design thinking is “a powerful way for today’s students to learn.”

Maker Education

According to Education Week, making involves “attempting to solve a particular problem, creating a physical or digital artifact, and sharing that product with a larger audience. Often, such work is guided by the notion that process is more important than results.”