DT Philly Updates
DT Philly teachers, mentors, and staff met at Citizens Bank Park to reflect on our experiences this year and to celebrate our design teams' accomplishments with a night out at the ball game. The feedback will help refine our program for next year, and we thank the Phillies and Aramark for...Read More
If you don't know what it means to "Southwork It," you weren't at last week's DT Philly Challenge where our middle school teams presented great projects including an award-winning fitness program from the student design team at Southwark School. Click here to see the fun video the Southwark...Read More
The middle school division presented their projects at Citizens Bank Park today. Check out this fun prototype from team Elite Exposed Minds of the Francis Scott Key School. Mr. Bin is a talking trash can that encourages kids to dispose of waste properly, and the students performed a creative skit to tell the story of their design project.
Congratulations to all of our high school teams on their impressive presentations yesterday! Every project addressed an important need, and we'd love to see each one move forward. The judges had a difficult job, and the scores were close. Here are the results: First place ($2,500) Motivation High School,...Read More
Good news from the world of DT Philly: We'd like to congratulate middle school teams E2M, T.A.S.K, and the Southwarkaholics for winning the pizza challenge. We'd also like to congratulate Lincoln HS for being the only team to complete all required deliverables, Penn Treaty for being first to submit their final project, and MLK for scoring the most points over all! We can't wait to get a...Read More
We’re two-thirds of the way through the middle school pilot program, which means it’s time for the middle school pizza challenge! Earn 250 points and leave a message for your high school counterparts (teachers, check your email for individual instructions) by the end of the week and win pizza for an upcoming team meeting!
Just over two weeks to go until our high school teams present their projects! If your team is looking for inspiration as you prepare your presentation, click here to see some of what last year's teams did at the DT Philly Challenge.
Everybody's getting visual at DT Philly! We're seeing lots of fun concept sketches (not to mention some entertaining artistic interpretations from our teams' games of visual telphone). Keep the ideas flowing and keep up the great work!