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For the Designing for Children’s Rights Guide

On this page you will find a collection of resources that help understand and work with the Children’s Design Guide. 

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Methods – Discovery Phase

Materialising

METHODS & PRACTICES Physically or visually represent thoughts on the topic. This can be carried on both by the designer...

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Role playing

METHODS & PRACTICES This method has the emphasis in encouraging the child to imagine or mimic different situations and...

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Co-research

METHODS & PRACTICES Co-research Involving children as researchers at multiple stages of the design process. Co-research can support agency and...

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Children as Designers

METHODS & PRACTICES Design phase: research and ideation Goal: Learn about the child’s values through play, engagement, interaction, creation...

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Appropriate Content

METHODS & PRACTICES In DISCOVER phase:  Co-creative research: kids, parents and experts Observation of children in context In DEFINE phase: ...

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Methods – Define Phase

Materialising

METHODS & PRACTICES Physically or visually represent thoughts on the topic. This can be carried on both by the designer...

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Appropriate Content

METHODS & PRACTICES In DISCOVER phase:  Co-creative research: kids, parents and experts Observation of children in context In DEFINE phase: ...

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Methods – Develop Phase

Appropriate screen time

METHODS & PRACTICES 0-3y (no need for digital devices without an adult, brain or psychosocial development is not ready for passive use, they...

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Play Testing

METHODS & PRACTICES Goal Create the best possible digital product. Activity Involving user at relevant stages of production to improve the...

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Co-Designing with Children

METHODS & PRACTICES Goal: To create a solution that reflects children’s – not adults – world, needs and preferences Involve children throughout...

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Children as Designers

METHODS & PRACTICES Design phase: research and ideation Goal: Learn about the child’s values through play, engagement, interaction, creation...

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Appropriate Content

METHODS & PRACTICES In DISCOVER phase:  Co-creative research: kids, parents and experts Observation of children in context In DEFINE phase: ...

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Methods – Deliver Phase

Appropriate Content

METHODS & PRACTICES In DISCOVER phase:  Co-creative research: kids, parents and experts Observation of children in context In DEFINE phase: ...

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