Running City X Project in Romania

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Running City X Project in Romania

An educator at a Romanian orphanage shares her experience prototyping and introducing design thinking to a home for girls.

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Monday, November 3rd, 2014 by Matthew

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Registration Open for City X Project Chicago!

We’ve never run a City X Project workshop that was open to the public – at least not in the United States. Now we’re excited to announce our first public workshop, City X Project Chicago!

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Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 by Matthew

Prototyping Education Programs for Refugees

This year, over 100,000 unaccompanied children will cross the US-Mexico border in search of safety in the United States. I had the opportunity to join the Field Innovation Team to develop programming for a center in San Antonio, Texas that houses some of these young refugees.

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Friday, August 29th, 2014 by Libby

Join us for Inventive Learning Week in Chicago

We’re inviting educators, companies, and potential partners to join us in Chicago for a week of playful learning and to earn City X Project certifications.

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Friday, August 8th, 2014 by Brett

Boy holding clay model Now City X Project Regional Partner in Denmark

We traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark to establish our newest regional City X Project partner, as well as exhibit our design thinking and 3D printing workshop at the Driving Technology Conference.

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Thursday, May 29th, 2014 by Matthew

girl holding 3D printed model
City X Project at Creativity Day

At Creativity Day we had over 40 children and their parents attend six City X workshops to learn about how 3D modeling and 3D printing can be used to solve global challenges… and we had a ton of fun!

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Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 by Libby

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The City X Project: Another Teacher’s Perspective

A third grade teacher from Wisconsin reflects on her experience with the City X Project design thinking and 3D printing workshop.

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Thursday, April 10th, 2014 by Matthew

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The City X Project Toolkit for Educators is Here!

Since the beginning, our goal for the City X Project has been to release a freely available toolkit that enables other educators to run the workshop. Now anyone can!

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Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 by Libby

newest city x citizen card
Visit City X Project Contest Winner Announced

We had some great entries to choose from, but what we especially like about Ross’ communication issue is that it’s very nearly universal and particularly relevant to a classroom setting.

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Friday, April 4th, 2014 by Matthew

City X Project citizen cards
A Sneak Peek of Our Free 3D Printing Toolkit for Kids

We’re proud to present to you the first publicly available peak of the City X Project toolkit, including the instructor’s guide, student designer workbook, and City X citizen cards!

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Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 by Matthew