Passionately Curious

Over the past few weeks, all the design teams have been busy planning, prototyping and preparing for the development of our projects. The design thinking process is both frustrating and fulfilling at times, but we have to trust in the HCD approach while adding our own creativity to the curriculum at hand. The teaching element of this program has probably been one of the most exciting challenges of this experience, innovating new means for communication across different languages and levels of literacy. Plus, I love introducing a new song or dance (Macarena, Banana Song, etc…) at the end of our meetings to keep everyone laughing!

After much discussion, our team (aka “Team Sass”) unanimously agreed to focus on the challenges associated with clothing distribution in the community.

For those of us in Western countries, we donate our clothing with the assumption that it will be dropped off in different parts…

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