Design Thinking in the Classroom (Paperback)

Easy-To-Use Teaching Tools to Foster Creativity, Encourage Innovation, and Unleash Potential in Every Student

By David Lee

Ulysses Press, 9781612438016, 224pp.

Publication Date: September 18, 2018

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Description

Harness the Power of Design Thinking to Inspire your Students

Whether your students are tackling project-based learning or developing solutions in the STEM maker lab, design thinking will help them be more innovative. The design-thinking process, practices and mindsets teach 21st-century skills such as adaptability, collaboration and critical thinking.

The design thinking program described in this book helps develop students' mindsets in a way that is more conducive to producing innovative solutions. It allows students to apply their creativity to tackle real-world issues and achieve better results through the use of its five learning phases:

- Empathize
- Define
- Ideate
- Prototype
- Test


About the Author

David Lee is the elementary STEM coordinator at Korea International School in Seongnam, South Korea. Previously, he was an elementary technology teacher and educational technology specialist. As a Google Certified Innovator, he has inspired educators and driven transformation through workshops, keynote speeches, and consultations. David lives in South Korea with his wife and child.