Transform adversity, uncertainty, or vulnerability into a growth opportunity
SELF-Ex AWARDED TOP SOLUTION TO TRANSFORM EDUCATION
It all started with a mother-daughter community project to develop strong character in children by addressing bullying, exclusion, harassment, and other sticky situations in school and at home. The SELF-Ex method was a six year project, culminated in developing a 5-step simple guide to transform any conflict into a growth opportunity responsibly to develop grit, confidence, and integrity.
ABOUT THE THREE ORGANIZATIONS THAT SPOSNSORED THE EDUCATION [RE]OPEN CHALLENGE
- About USC Rossier School of Education Center for Engagement-Driven Global Education
Center EDGE fuels interdisciplinary collaboration to bring high quality, sustainable innovation to
scale in the crucial area of educational engagement—the activities and techniques used to
pique and grow student interests and motivation to learn both within and beyond the traditional
- About Andrew Nikou Foundation
Driven by core values of connection, collaboration, and scale, the Andrew Nikou Foundation
serves as a resource for big ideas that can improve the lives of people who are disconnected,
oppressed, and left-behind. A network of partnerships with diverse experts inform ANF’s
approach to social inclusion, education innovation and financial inclusion.
- About IDEO
IDEO is a global design firm creating positive impact through design. We are a community of
designers, entrepreneurs, engineers, teachers, and researchers. Early leaders of
human-centered design, we design for people first, always adapting to complex challenges. We
build to learn, and learn as we build—through inspiration, ideation, and implementation.