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Students Speak - Global & Future Vision Through Travel | Part 2

Students Speak - Global & Future Vision Through Travel | Part 2

In our last Students Speak post, we shared about a student by the name of Makayla who took a 6 month sabbatical from life in Toronto to travel with her family to different parts of the world.

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Students Speak — Global & Future Vision Through Travel | Part 1

Students Speak — Global & Future Vision Through Travel | Part 1

At Future Design School, we know that authentic learning is at the intersection of discovering curricular goals through real world problems. Students become highly engaged in the learning when it moves from an abstract idea to a concrete issue that they can understand in a tangible way. We believe that it’s through these experiences that students start to understand their local, national and even global impact.

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Dispatches from FDS: Welcome Hélène and Maddie!

Dispatches from FDS: Welcome Hélène and Maddie!

As we usher in a new school year full of excitement and fresh possibility, the Future Design School team also has the pleasure of welcoming new members to our ever-growing team. Get to know the newest faces at Future Design School below! 

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Students Speak: The ABCs at Northlea

Students Speak: The ABCs at Northlea

I’ll start by saying that I’ve written and rewritten this blog several times hoping to capture the amazing experience that it was to visit this grade 5 group of students at Northlea Elementary and Middle School. Not only were they passionate about sharing their learning with me, they were eloquent and skillful in highlighting the need for change in their school community. These students truly have a plan to make their community an even greater place!

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Computational Thinking & The Future of Work

Computational Thinking & The Future of Work

Launched in 2019, The Future X Podcast powered by Future Design School, is a cerebral experience that asks the BIG QUESTIONS about the future of anything and everything. In each episode, Quin Henderson sits down with the planets foremost experts and thought leaders to explore how they are challenging the status quo to take us into the uncertain future.

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