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Young Innovators Camp York Region (July)


Where
ventureLAB 3600 Steeles Ave E, Markham

When
Jul 10 - Jul 14 , 2017
9am - 4pm

Who

Summary

The Young Innovators Program Helps Youth Build Big Ideas!

The FDS Young Innovators Program empowers kids to create, innovate and develop their entrepreneurial skills. We help kids uncover their passion, build prototypes and pitch solutions that bring meaningful change to the world. Students learn design methods and get hands-on experience building new business offerings.

Developed with world-class entrepreneurs and educators, the FDS experience is unique, transformative and an amazing way to develop leadership and critical thinking skills. Students are mentored throughout the process, and are exposed to thought leaders through our global network of entrepreneurs. Throughout the program they develop stronger confidence in themselves as creative entrepreneurs.

Key Takeaways

Build Solutions to Real World Challenges and Opportunities

Learn Design Thinking Strategy

Create and Pitch a Business

This course is
for you if...

  • You’re a youth aged 10-14

  • You want to make a difference in the world

  • You want to have fun!

"FDS Innovation Camp is an excellent program. My son learned skills of critical thinking and it’s application. It gave him immense self confidence. I was very happy to see my son was so proud that he can innovate ideas and apply them practically. Well done and thanks FDS."

Parent from London Camp

Agenda

9am Daily

Students arrive at camp

Facilitator

Laura

Laura Harrison

Laura has has had the distinct privilege of being an educator in the York Region District School Board for the past six years. She is passionate about developing modern learning experiences for all of her students. Her current focus is to embed design thinking into her lessons, cultivate innovative mindsets, and show young people that they can be agents of change. Laura is dedicated to continually refining her teaching practices through different professional development opportunities. The Future Design School methods have allowed her to transform her teaching practice and learning environments.

Details

$375 + tax

Included Materials:

  • All materials provided

Young Innovators Camp York Region (July)

ventureLAB 3600 Steeles Ave E, Markham

July 10 - July 14 , 2017

$375 + tax