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A quiet place for schoolwork

Many students don't have a dedicated place for schoolwork at home. Ship them one made of cardboard and foam.

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Many students, especially those in multi-generational households or small living spaces, don't have a dedicated place to do schoolwork at home away from household distractions. One possible solution is to create kits of cardboard and sound-absorbing foam that easily assemble into a workstation. The box that it's shipped in can be part of the structure. Students can customize their workspaces by drawing on them and adding on to them.

What part(s) of the pre-COVID school system do you wish to leave in the past? Why?


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  • North America

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Hi Jason Weeby 
With the deadline for the Ideas submissions approaching quickly on May 26, I would love for you to update your submission with any additional information (eg. feedback received, questions answered, etc here in the comments), to ensure that all of your insights are captured for our evaluators. You can edit your post by hitting the Edit Contribution button at the top of your post.

Thank you and good luck!

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