Welcome to the Digital Promise Challenge Institute! Here you will join educators from around the world to investigate the big idea of powerful learning, identify pressing challenges, and design sustainable solutions.
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Tuesday, July 9 • 12:30pm - 1:40pm
Applying Design Thinking to Community Challenges

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Engage in the Design Thinking process while reimagining how communities might design solutions to the challenges that impact them.  We will collaboratively explore how to co-create solutions to the needs in our communities and discuss potential barriers that may surface as a result of engaging community.  We will explore how the Design Thinking process can be used to address community needs while supporting the community in designing the solutions.

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Kristal Brister

Program Manager, Learning Experience Design, Digital Promise
Kristal grew a passion for education while serving as an AmeriCorps member with an early literacy nonprofit. The impact she was able to make in children’s lives motivated her to pursue a career in youth development and education. Kristal obtained both her undergraduate degree in... Read More →

Tuesday July 9, 2019 12:30pm - 1:40pm PDT
Laguna B