A Student-Focused Approach to Cultivating a Creative Innovation Ecosystem

Wednesday, October 31 | 12:30PM–1:30PM MT | Board 400, Poster Area, Exhibit Hall B-E
Session Type: Poster Session
Delivery Format: Poster Session
The explosive growth of active learning classrooms and makerspaces increases student access to innovative technologies but can mirror the divisions they were designed to break down. Learn how to overcome these barriers by cultivating a creative ecosystem of partnerships and shared resources to establish cohesive learning pathways for students.

Outcomes: Assess the current internal landscape to identify opportunities for partnerships in collaborative spaces, training and curriculum, mentorship, and experiential learning * Map opportunities to different levels of the student experience * Plan an ecosystem of partnerships and shared resources to minimize barriers to collaboration


  • Chris Cooney

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Washington State University