Help Students Take Action on Our Web Platform
Access the Design for Change Platform
Teachers all over the US are using our platform to teach social awareness and design thinking to students, so they can solve big “issues” in their community.
Join the DFC movement and get exclusive access to our resources, tools, and activities.
Help Your Students Kick Start Their DFC Project
Browse and select a learning path, our curated collection of learning materials and activities centered around a topic or theme
Add and invite students to their project teams
Facilitate activities and track student progress
Design for Change Platform Features
Lead your students through our signature design thinking framework: Feel, Imagine, Do, Share, using the activities and resources on our platform.
DFC-certified resources and activities for teaching the design thinking process and introducing the UN Global Goals
Detailed educator guides and objectives for each stage of the FIDS design thinking process
Group or team accounts for collaboration between students as they work to complete their project
Learning path templates for predefined and theme based project plans that allow students to get started quickly
Student tracking for monitoring student progress as they work to complete their activity deliverables
INTERESTED IN A CUSTOM SCHOOL / DISTRICT PLATFORM?
Manage multiple projects across different sites / schools
Invite students and track progress of projects
Customize learning paths, resources, and activities
Get expert assistance from Design for Change staff
Advanced Options for Educators
Get additional support rolling out Design for Change in your school or community.
Get certified as a Design for Change Educator with our self-paced, online professional development program.
Access expert design thinking materials, guided student activities to, and hands-on learning modules to strengthen your practice as you work to shape your school into a design thinking community.
30-75 minutes per module + teaching time for each of the 8 modules