K-12 Design in the Classroom
1. choose an opportunity for you
Professional Development at Cooper Hewitt
An introduction to the design thinking process that will be explored with your students during the program.
Professional Development Online
A digital introduction to the design thinking process that will be explored with your students during the program.
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2. choose an experience for your students
Interactive inquiry tour and hands-on workshop at Cooper Hewitt.
Pre-Visit and Design Field Trip
A Design Educator will visit your classroom for an introduction to design thinking and facilitate an interactive inquiry tour.
3. choose resources for your classroom
Design Resources for You and Your Students
Cooper Hewitt invites you to explore the many exciting resource collections we have created especially for K-12 Teachers on the Smithsonian Learning Lab.
After your Design Field Trip, be sure to look at our Designers Are Problem Solvers Collection, curated with you and your students in mind.