Learn by Design Competition

The fourth annual Learn by Design competition elevates groundbreaking work in the design of physical learning environments and how it impacts pedagogy and learning outcomes.

Learn by Design celebrates the collaboration of designers and educators in the pursuit of design-based solutions to challenges within education. The fast-paced competition showcases projects focused on the design of physical space and the potential it has to improve learning outcomes.

This year’s five finalists include:

Canyon View High School
Dreamscapes Immersive Art Experience
Museum Lab
The Cheryl and Philip Milstein Center for Teaching and Learning
The Living Lab: Young Lives Transformed Through Science

Special thanks to the Learn by Design Coaches Carolyn Foote and Emily Weerts who dedicated their time to prepare the finalists for the live competiton.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Kwaku Aning

San Diego Jewish Academy

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Bryan Lee Jr

Colloqate Design

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Laura McBain

Stanford d.school

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AJ Paron-Wildes

Design Public Group

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Morgan Vien

Design for Emergence