Design Thinking Workshop – Recap

The Design Thinking event with Google Education’s Maggie McCloud was so successful and all the Girls Innovate! girls did a great job with the media empowerment project. 40 girls and 20 parents attended and set to work in small groups after an introduction to the key steps in Design Thinking: User Empathy, Problem Definition, Brainstorming/Ideation, Prototyping and Testing. Girls and adults worked in separate groups to generate strong and positive ideas about how media could work better for girls and young women, creating slides and presenting thme– all using Design Thinking methods. They built prototypes using Legos, diagrams and videos …