Erin Riffle posted an update in the group Smithsonian Design Institute 2014 NOLA 2 years, 6 months ago
I’m curious about what experiences the group from 2014 NOLA had with implementing design thinking in their home communities this year! I was fortunate enough to have a chance to get out into some schools to present the Ready Set Design workshop to some elementary school classrooms. I also was able to see other teaching artists conduct the…[Read more]
Erin Riffle replied to the topic Collaborative Community Design in the forum Smithsonian Design Institute 2014 NOLA 2 years, 6 months ago
We did the Ready Set Design workshop with our teaching artists at CAL, and it was interesting to see adults re-frame how to think through a challenge.
I like the idea of multi-generational design challenges. We do a lot of work in libraries, especially over the summer. I’m going to see if we can do the design intro workshop with challenges both…[Read more]
Erin Riffle replied to the topic Queensland Design Education: 2Day City + other projects in the forum Smithsonian Design Institute 2014 NOLA 2 years, 6 months ago
Terry we’ve had several individuals interested in learning more about this project. I saw in another thread you received funding for the 2 day city project to be completed again.
Is there any possibility of creating a 2day city international contest for students in different countries? What would you think about that?
Erin Riffle joined the group Smithsonian Design Institute 2014 NOLA 3 years, 4 months ago