Parker Podcast #3: Design Thinking at Lower School

November 08, 2018 00:16:16
Parker Podcast #3: Design Thinking at Lower School
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Parker Podcast #3: Design Thinking at Lower School
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What exactly does "design thinking" mean? Kelly Eveland, Lower School Design Lab teacher, explains Parker's approach to design thinking curriculum, and changes happening within the Scripps Design Center this year.

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