Extracurricular Design-Based Learning : Preparing Students for Careers in Innovation *

@inproceedings{Gerber2012ExtracurricularDL,
  title={Extracurricular Design-Based Learning : Preparing Students for Careers in Innovation *},
  author={Elizabeth Gerber},
  year={2012}
}
Government and industry depend on educational institutions to play a pivotal role in preparing the future workforce for careers in innovation. Yet students learn how to innovate through practice, and opportunities for practice are limited in higher education. This paper addresses this challenge by presenting a new student-led approach to innovation education called Extracurricular Design-Based Learning. This model allows students to practice innovating solutions to authentic, pro-social, and… CONTINUE READING