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Shortlisting Judges for 2023-24

The project

Students are challenged to design a new product for the Design Museum Shop with the winning product manufactured and sold at the shop. The programme is supported by free workshops, teacher CPD and visits to the Design Museum and offers young people a chance to develop design thinking, creative and business skills.

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    Teacher Prep

    You must log in to access this section. Resources for getting ready to run the project and booking visits, workshops and CPD.

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    Video Resources

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    Mini Challenge

    Resources to support the delivery of the Mini Challenge.

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    Resources to help getting into teams, watch the brief film and get started on the project.

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    Understand the setting for your ideas including Design Museum Shop and target audience

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    Idea Generation

    Get creative and look for ways to come up with new and original responses to the theme

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    Refining your design

    Reflect on different aspects of the brief to help develop ideas, find flaws and rethink to make them even better.

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    Make decisions on the manufacturing, costing and marketing of product ideas.

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    Pitching your idea

    Communicate product ideas on paper and through a pitch.

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    Submitting & Finishing up

    A chance to reflect on the lessons learnt throught the process and think about what’s next.

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coedcae school
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King Edward VI Aston
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King Harold Academy
St John Plessington Catholic College
Europa School UK
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Harris Girls’ Academy Bromley
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Amsterdam International Community School
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Crewe Engineering and Design UTC
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UTC Swindon
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Hethersett Academy
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Cardinal Neman
Isleworth and Syon School for Boys
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The Whitstable School
Ursuline High School
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Ely College Academy
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Slemish College
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Vale of York Academy
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St George’s College Weybridge
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Sullivan Upper School
Idsall School
Ysgol Aberconwy
Skipton Girls’ High School
Westfield Academy Yeovil
Our lady and saint johns catholic college
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Highlands School
UTC Leeds
Europa School UK
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Carshalton High School for Girls
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Rainham Mark Grammar School
Thao thi Kemp
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Ysgol Friars
Goldington Academy
sydenham school
Sexey’s School
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Stationers Crown Woods Academy
Woodbridge High School
Soar Valley College
Charles Darwin School
Stourport High School 6th Form
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Christ The King Academy Nottingham
Ditcham Park School
Laurus Cheadle Hulme
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Newstead Wood School
Bishop Vaughan Catholic School
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Manor Academy
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Whitefield School
Glenthorne High School
Merchiston Castle School
Fareham Academy
Trinity School, Newbury
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Stretford Grammar School
St. Andrews International School
Bishop Ullathorne Catholic School
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Lisa Gornall
Bishop’s Stortford College
Baxter College
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Shireland Collegiate Academy
Frederick Gent
Monmouth Comprehensive School
Merchant Taylors’ School
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Springwest Academy
Hillview School for Girls
Christ Church Episcopal School
Kingsmead School
Cleeve Park School
Yavneh College
Halcyon London International School
Teesside High School
Sutton Grammar School
Upper Shirley High School
2020 Winner - Heckmondwike Grammar School
2019 Winner - Twynham School Sopers Lane
2018 Winner - Simon Ball All-through School
2017 Winner - Weatherhead High School
2016 Winner - Harrogate Grammar School
2015 Winner - Finchley Catholic High School
2014 Winner - Burnage Academy for Boys
2013 Winner - Weald of Kent Grammar School
2012 Winner - Trinity School
2011 Winner - Walworth Academy
2010 Winner - Haberdasher’s Aske’s Hatcham College
2017 Winner – Weatherhead High School
2018 Winner - Simon Balle School
2019 Winner - Twynham School