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This will be a virtual experience for classrooms only in 2021. All sessions are currently full.

Explore new ideas and experiment through making.

2021 Innovation Studio will be virtual to ensure the safety of students and staff. If you have any questions or are interested in having your classroom participate please email Dulce Enriquez for more information.

When did you last unleash your inventive genius? Use design thinking and the innovation process to turn everyday materials into a prototype for your invention!

Innovator Gallery
How are African Americans remaking Chicago and inspiring the next generation? Discover some of the creative leaders who are transforming our city. Our 2021 Black Creativity innovators will be celebrated with a Museum display starting April 7.

Learn more about our 2020 innovators

Students create and design science projects using household items