TOMS Shoes

2007 Winner

TOMS Shoes Blake Mycoskie

You are viewing an archive of the 2007 People's Design Award Web site. Voting for the 2008 People's Design Award begins September 22, 2008 and the winning design will be announced on October 23, 2008 at the National Design Awards gala in New York City.


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People's Design Award in the Classroom

The Mind Behind Design

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies
Design benefits people in a myriad of unique and distinct ways... Full Lesson >>

The Voices of Voting: How Do We Judge Design?

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies
There are a multitude of ways to judge design, from the personal to the global... Full Lesson >>

Enter if You Will: The People’s Design Award

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Language Arts
Design is both a noun and a verb, and an important part of our everyday experiences... Full Lesson >>

Problem Solved!: Design Solutions

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
Problem solving is an essential component of the design process... Full Lesson >>

Designing Scavengers

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
One of the most amazing features of Cooper-Hewitt's People’s Design Award Web site is the diverse collection of .... Full Lesson >>

The Mind Behind Design

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies
Design benefits people in a myriad of unique and distinct ways... Full Lesson >>

The Voices of Voting: How Do We Judge Design?

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts, Social Studies
There are a multitude of ways to judge design, from the personal to the global... Full Lesson >>

Enter if You Will: The People’s Design Award

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Language Arts
Design is both a noun and a verb, and an important part of our everyday experiences... Full Lesson >>

Problem Solved!: Design Solutions

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
Problem solving is an essential component of the design process... Full Lesson >>

Designing Scavengers

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
One of the most amazing features of Cooper-Hewitt's People’s Design Award Web site is the diverse collection of... Full Lesson >>

Chairs, Corduroys, Cottages, & Cars: Exploring the Diversity of Design

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
In this lesson, students will explore the extensive design collection showcased... Full Lesson >>

High-end/Low-end: Exploring Price & Value in Design

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
What is the role of price and value in design... Full Lesson >>

Tell Me About it: What is Design? (Part One)

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
What role does design play in everyday life... Full Lesson >>

Tell Me about it: What is Design? Creating a Design Workshop (Part 2)

Grade Level: Middle School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
What role does design play in everyday life... Full Lesson >>

Chairs, Corduroys, Cottages, & Cars: Exploring the Diversity of Design

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
In this lesson, students will explore the extensive design collection showcased... Full Lesson >>

High-end/Low-end: Exploring Price & Value in Design

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
What is the role of price and value in design... Full Lesson >>

Tell Me About it: What is Design? (Part One)

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
What role does design play in everyday life... Full Lesson >>

Tell Me about it: What is Design? Creating a Design Workshop (Part 2)

Grade Level: High School
Subject Area: Arts, Language Arts
What role does design play in everyday life... Full Lesson >>
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