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What have we missed? Inspire us with insights, examples and stories which go beyond our other missions for this challenge.

What have we missed? Inspire us with insights, examples and stories which go beyond our other missions for this challenge.

Is there something you’ve seen out there that might inspire fresh thinking about this challenge? Share it with us, whatever form it may take. It doesn’t matter where it’s come from - as long as it’s relevant to the question of supporting young people as they transition from education into employment we want to know about it! 

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Remember Sim City?  Let's make Sim StartUp.  Let's tap into the gaming side of human nature with a video game series that teaches core interaction skills and techniques in a fun and challenging environment.

Remember Sim City? Let's make Sim StartUp. Let's tap into the gaming side of human nature with a video game series that teaches core interaction skills and techniques in a fun and challenging environment.

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Temporary retail spaces facilitate small scale entrepreneurship, but it still remains difficult in many cities to obtain permitting for these kinds of uses. What if cities were to lower the barriers to entry for temporary and transient ventures?

Temporary retail spaces facilitate small scale entrepreneurship, but it still remains difficult in many cities to obtain permitting for these kinds of uses. What if cities were to lower the barriers to entry for temporary and transient ventures?

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Teachers are important to equip young people with the right skills. In Latvia, Mission Possible brings talented graduates in special programs to start their careers as teachers. And with that, they're changing the impact of education.

Teachers are important to equip young people with the right skills. In Latvia, Mission Possible brings talented graduates in special programs to start their careers as teachers. And with that, they're changing the impact of education.

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Teaching Biomimicry to Youth will considerably enhance their creativity; observation and exploration skills; design and problem solving ability. It can train them to become a systems thinker or a design thinker.

Teaching Biomimicry to Youth will considerably enhance their creativity; observation and exploration skills; design and problem solving ability. It can train them to become a systems thinker or a design thinker.

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Creating scenarios and role-playing games to let children experience various occupations.

Creating scenarios and role-playing games to let children experience various occupations.

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In Colombia, as an initiative to raise the number of jobs for young people, the gouvernement aprooved a law that promotes the hiring of young people and reduces the taxes for the companies that do that.

In Colombia, as an initiative to raise the number of jobs for young people, the gouvernement aprooved a law that promotes the hiring of young people and reduces the taxes for the companies that do that.

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Taking a step back to look at the bigger picture can help us succeed both at work and at life.  Often we don't take as much time to apply a strategic vision to our lives as much as we do our work.

Taking a step back to look at the bigger picture can help us succeed both at work and at life. Often we don't take as much time to apply a strategic vision to our lives as much as we do our work.

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A visual awareness campaign around unemployment in the UK, using images of real people posted in public spaces

A visual awareness campaign around unemployment in the UK, using images of real people posted in public spaces

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The Manifesto for the Education Revolution can be found on AERO! Jerry is passionate believer in learner centered educational options. Very much in line with Human Centered Design!

The Manifesto for the Education Revolution can be found on AERO! Jerry is passionate believer in learner centered educational options. Very much in line with Human Centered Design!

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In a 2010 post, Bruce Nussbaum discusses the importance of a Creativity Quotient both in Design and in Business.  The notion that certain creative processes are core to innovation and are critical to success in business.

In a 2010 post, Bruce Nussbaum discusses the importance of a Creativity Quotient both in Design and in Business. The notion that certain creative processes are core to innovation and are critical to success in business.

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I strongly believe that the key to succeed in the new economy is  be creative and the education system is outdate. It prepares kids for repetitive task that disable creativity.

I strongly believe that the key to succeed in the new economy is be creative and the education system is outdate. It prepares kids for repetitive task that disable creativity.

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The Charter High School for Architecture + Design is a learning community committed to an innovative program [of study,] integrating the design process with the mastery of a strong liberal arts education

The Charter High School for Architecture + Design is a learning community committed to an innovative program [of study,] integrating the design process with the mastery of a strong liberal arts education

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