|Design Thinking and Innovation||For Kids||Early Childhood Education||Technology in Education|
Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation by Steven Johnson
Glimmer: How Design Can Transform Your Life and Maybe Even the World by Warren Berger, 2009
The Innovator’s Solution: Creating and Sustaining Substantial Growth by Clayton M. Christensen
Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard by Chip Heath and Dan Heath
Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath and Dan Heath
Interviews and Personal reflections:
A Conversation with IDEO Founder David Kelley
Read about Design Thinking from technology and design legend and founder of IDEO David Kelley.
Learn what “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling thinks about the benefits of failure and the power of the imagination in her commencement address at Harvard University.
Tim Brown’s talks about ideas for incorporating design thinking into traditional organizations.
He Prizes Questions More Than Answers
Tim Brown discusses leadership and ideas in the New York Times.
The Making of a Design Thinker
Tim Brown discusses the importance of design in innovation.
Robert Sutton is Professor of Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University. Read his thoughts on Learning from Success and Failure in the Harvard Business Review.
The Bully & The Bystander: Design Thinking in a Middle School Classroom (Research paper, Stanford RED lab)
The Design Thinking Toolkit for Educators from IDEO.