OpX Now Live!

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We’re excited to announce that The Opportunity Explorer (aka OpX) – our most recent version of the platform that fuels ChangeX Challenges – is now live and open to the public. Create an account to explore informal learning opportunities that match your interests both online and in your local community.

The Resilience Challenge: Summary

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Thirty pairs of eyes stared back, dumbfounded. “What are carbon emissions?” someone asked. Our journey had begun. At ChangeX Education, we know teens are capable of creating tremendous impact in the world, but that they often struggle to access the resources and opportunities necessary to meet their potential. This is why we ran The Resilience Challenge, a 9-week social impact … Read More

ChangeMaker Academy Design Jam

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Last night we took over Tech Liminal in downtown Oakland to co-design some crazy models for high school with a fantastic group of parents, teachers and community members. Here are some snapshots and soundbites I picked up throughout the night (watch for more insights in an upcoming post!): “We need to move away from core academics in the traditional manner…if it’s … Read More

The Resilience Challenge: Class 1

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The Challenge our teens are tackling in this first pilot of The Resilience Challenge curriculum is “How might we reduce carbon emissions while increasing community resilience in the Bay Area.” There were (understandably) many questions when we first introduced this Challenge, so Week 1 of the program was devoted to research around carbon emissions. In only 5 days our students … Read More