Emily Pilloton:
Emily Pilloton: Ensinando design para mudanças

TEDGlobal 2010 · 16:43 · Filmed Jul 2010
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A designer Emily Pilloton mudou-se para a área rural de Bertie County, na Carolina do Norte, para participar de um audacioso experimento de transformação da comunidade liderada pelo design. Ela está ensinando uma classe de design e construção chamada Studio H que envolve mente e corpo de alunos do ensino médio enquanto os conduz a um design inteligente e novas oportunidades para o condado mais pobre do estado.

Humanitarian design activist
Emily Pilloton wrote Design Revolution, a book about 100-plus objects and systems designed to make people's lives better. In 2010, her design nonprofit began an immersive residency in Bertie County, North Carolina, the poorest and most rural county in the state. Full bio
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