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WGBH Educational Foundation

project locations
  • Jordan
  • Lebanon
  • Massachusetts
  • Syrian Refugees in Jordan
  • Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Design Squad Global (DSG) Clubs, a production of WGBH Educational Foundation, provide opportunities for virtual exchanges among middle school-aged children to build their engineering and global competency skills.

DSG Clubs connect kids, ages 10-13, from across the globe, to engineer solutions to needs in their communities—including protecting the environment, making people’s lives better, improving their schools, and helping people stay healthy and safe.

  • Number of Student Participants: 1,680
  • Participant Age Group: Middle School Students
  • Partners in the United States: Citizen Schools Massachusetts
  • Partners in the Middle East and North Africa: FHI 360 Jordan
  • Project Duration: 16 Months (September 2017 – December 2018)

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