• IIT Institute of Design—Beta website
    Preparing designers to take on the world’s complex, fast changing, and unpredictable challenges.

  • ID students analyzed the existing landscape of scientific labs, identified an unforseen need, and designed their equipment-sharing service.

    Student Projects:

    Catalyst: Speeding Up Science

    ID students analyzed the existing landscape of scientific labs, identified an unforseen need, and designed their equipment-sharing service.

  • BetterAt/School is a project supported by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The goal of the project is to explore ways that interest based learning software might bridge the gap between the Common Core Standards and the lack of motivation frequently found in low-income students.

    Faculty Research:

    BetterAt

    BetterAt/School is a mobile learning platform with a set of protocols designed to optimize its use in formal learning contexts.

  • University of Chicago OR Workshop

    Student Projects:

    Logistics and Performance of the Operating Room

    ID students collaborated with the University of Chicago to design the next-generation operating room.

  • 30millionwords_class

    Student Projects:

    30 Million Words: Early Childhood Education in Detroit

    30 Million Words as a program not just about reading. It is about nurturing good parenting instincts and creating great parenting communities to help each other, to find resources, and to even make opportunities for those parents to become the caregivers, teachers, and entrepreneurs.