Design Thinking is a mindset. Design Thinking is the confidence that everyone can be part of creating a more desirable future, and a process to take action when faced with a difficult challenge. That kind of optimism is well needed in education.
I downloaded this free design thinking toolkit for educators and would recommend it to anyone doing media education. Here’s an idea: instead of a media literacy workshop, create a pop-up design studio in which students envision a healthy media ecoystem.