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Presentation
Design Thinking to Meet Real World Needs
Open Conference (2016)
  • Danielle L Lake
Abstract
How can we better prepare and motivate students to tackle large-scale systemic challenges? What pedagogical methods and tools can be employed? This Open Mini will highlight a series of concrete strategies for supporting transdisciplinary innovation on real-world problems.
Hybrid strategies derived from Design Thinking, Strategic Doing, and feminist pragmatism as well as best practices from motivational learning and community-engagement research will be highlighted and tools tested. In addition, lessons learned from classroom implementation will be shared.

Keywords
  • wicked problems,
  • transdisciplinarity,
  • design thinking
Publication Date
March 5, 2016
Citation Information
Danielle L Lake. "Design Thinking to Meet Real World Needs" Open Conference (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/danielle_lake/23/