Action Through Inquiry

Date(s) & Location(s):
June 19 - 23, 2023 in Durham, NC
Grades Eligible:
Rising  5th 6th
Course Description:

In this course, students will join the 2 million students using the “Design for Change” process to solve local problems and have a global impact. These student-led projects will use the simple DFC framework: FEEL, IMAGINE, DO, and SHARE as they practice the steps of the Design Thinking Process. Through the use of this process, students will learn how to effectively collaborate, communicate and create questions to enhance their own curiosity about the world around them.

Goals:

Students will learn how to effectively collaborate, communicate and create questions to enhance their own curiosity about the world around them. Students will gain confidence about their role in modern issues by learning from community and business leaders and liaisons.

Instructor:
Elizabeth Hamm