Thinking and Making: Mindmapping and Worldmapping

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Duration: 0:02:49

Description:
Design educators Robert Kirkbride and Anna Slafer discuss activities to use in the classroom to engage students in understanding the built environment. Kirkbride’s two-part activity begins with an individual’s Mind Map, which is then combined with others’ Mind Maps to design an ideal community. This group activity is an ideal cross-curricular project.

Participants:
Robert Kirkbride, Ph.D., Thesis Advisor, Department of Product Design, Parsons The New School for Design and Anna Slafer, Director of Education and Programming, International Spy Museum

Location:
Target National Design Education Center

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