The Latest News
Innovating Ideas and 10 Conversations That Changed Our World
Second Edition of the Design Thinking for Educators Toolkit
Over a year ago, IDEO launched the Design Thinking for Educators toolkit. Since that time, we’ve incorporated feedback from educators, reformatted the book for clarity, and created an accompanying workbook to support teachers through their process. Download the new toolkit here and check out the updated website here.
NYC Department of Education Gap App Launched
NYC Department of Education
Mayor Mike Bloomberg launches The Gap App Challenge, designed by IDEO. The New York City Department of Education approached IDEO to identify and frame a challenge for software developers to submit apps that enhance teaching and learning middle school math. Learn more about the project on the NYC government’s site and watch video coverage of the press conference.
IDEO Featured on 60 Minutes
Charlie Rose visits IDEO and interviews co-founder David Kelley in this segment of 60 Minutes. Rose also discusses the future of design thinking with Tim Brown and delves deeper into human-centered design with David in his home. 60 Minutes also checked in with the IDEO Toy Lab. View all of the footage from 60 Minutes’ time at IDEO here.
An Exercise in Good Taste: The WSJ’s Roundup of Sleek Fitness Machines for the Home
The Wall Street Journal
Happy Holidays from IDEO!
Changi General Hospital: Delivering Better Quality Care
Singapore's Business Times
The Business Times profiles IDEO Singapore’s work with Changi General Hospital. As part of the feature, one doctor says that the redesigned Orthopaedic Clinic, which IDEO focused on, “has enabled the same number of nurses to serve a larger pool of doctors” and allowed for quicker clearing of queues in the space. Read more about Changi General Hospital’s revamped healthcare delivery system on the Business Times site.
MyFord Mobile Wins IxDA Award
Synthetic Biology on Australian Public Radio
Australia's ABC Radio National
Introducing: Will Work For
IDEO + Collaborative Fund
Harvard Business Review: David and Tom Kelley on Creative Confidence
Harvard Business Review
Creative Confidence is the ability to come up with breakthrough ideas, combined with the courage to act. Tom and David Kelley expand on the concept of Creative Confidence in the latest issue of the Harvard Business Review magazine. Read ‘Reclaim Your Creative Confidence’. Available in German here.