Quick & Cheap Spatial Transformations at C:/dags


Transforming the Gaming & Design Room at C:/dags is an ongoing challenge.  So far, students have worked together using the D3 methodology to analyze the space and talk about their ideas for how it should be used by students. This week a group of students created some quick prototypes for how the space could be easily partitioned using paint swatches, rubber bands, and paper clips.  They brainstormed various color palettes and connection methods and came up with . The final designs will be one part of a larger vision to create a dedicated space at C:/dags for creative social interaction, individual and group projects, and game testing.  Stay tuned for more progress!

Categories: c:\dags, design, school transformation, space


The D3 Lab is a collaboration between the Pearson Foundation's New Learning Institute, COMMONstudio design consultancy, and Nightingale Middle School in Los Angeles. It is one part idea lab, one part design and production facility, and one part "do tank." It is a place where students come to nurture and cultivate ideas, tackle big and small problems, and take action.

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