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Design + Design thinking in the Classroom - BUNDABERG

Design + Design thinking in the Classroom - BUNDABERG

On October 15, 2018

At 184 Bourbong St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670, Australia 184 Bourbong St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670, Australia

Categories: Educational


Learn practical ways to implement design and design thinking curriculum in your classroom.

This workshop takes teachers through design thinking exercises to demonstrate the use of design toolkits in a classroom environment. You will be supported on the day by practicing designers with expertise in using design thinking in the classroom. Topics covered include:

- Hands on walk through of design thinking process.

- Ideas to adapt design curriculum to your particular classroom

situation / environment.

- Introduction to fun design games and challenges your students

will love.

- Explanation of design language and vocabulary.

- How to foster a creative environment within the classroom.

- Building creative confidence in students / teachers.

- Integrating design thinking into everyday existing subjects

- Design thinking and STEM based education

With design and design thinking becoming a bigger part of school based learning and curriculum, its important that teachers have the opportunity to get a deep understanding and confidence with this process. As designers, we have been using this process daily for many years, and know it well. This workshop gives teachers the opportunity to learn, explore, understand and implement the design process under the guidance of design professionals

in a fun safe environment. We also provide practical take home resources, lesson plans andi deas to take back to the classroom.

2018-10-15 19:00:00
2018-10-15 19:00:00