How Design Thinking Helps Students Take Action - Global Learning. Scaffolded prototyping ideas.. of mockups, funky & dark horses. Melissa Pelochino. Melissa knows how it feels to take a 3 a.m. phone call and hear a grade-school student’s voice on the other end of the line.
She has looked in the eyes of a child who knows they have been labeled a failure. An education professional with more than a decade of experience in Title 1 schools, Melissa has found teaching to be a way of life. Beyond her work as an educator, she’s also a d.school success story. In 2007, Melissa was a reading specialist at East Palo Alto Academy working with 7th and 8th graders. How Might We provide educators with concrete design thinking activities for the classroom while still highlighting the mindsets behind them? We considered feedback seriously before designing our third, of four, d.home Team experiences in our d.home Team series.
We looked at videos, interview notes, feedback surveys and “next step” post-its to try to understand what was resonating with our educators from our past experiences together and what was not. It was clear from the data that the easiest and most popular take-aways from days one and two were the concrete, tangible, activity-based experiences they could easily replicate in classrooms. Questions around how to merge our participants’ need for the concrete with our desire to experiment around teaching mindsets is what drove our team conversations and debates for the next several days. Here is what we tried… Day 3 – Mindsets into Action. Design Thinking for Visitor Engagement: Tackling One Museum’s Big Challenge through Human-centered Design. Dana Mitroff Silvers, USA, Molly Wilson, USA, Maryanna Rogers, USA Abstract This paper, co-authored by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) and the teaching team of the course “Design Thinking Bootcamp” at Stanford’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d.school), documents a partnership between SFMOMA and the d.school in Fall 2012.
Design Thinking for Visitor Engagement: Tackling One Museum’s Big Challenge through Human-centered Design. 2016SFA sen mgmt3500. 2017SSP sen mgmt3500. A Better Way - DEEP design thinking. Storytelling Online Course - IDEO U. Collective Action Toolkit. DTtoolkit. An Introduction To Design Thinking - An Introduction To Design Thinking by Friederike Geiken, Member of Women Who Code The term design thinking gets bandied around a lot these days, but what does it really mean?