Mission & Values

What We Are




Founding d.tech 9th grade students at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

Founding d.tech 9th grade students at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

To get Design Tech graduates through college in four years.
— Our Commitment
Founding d.tech 9th grade student at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

Founding d.tech 9th grade student at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

Stanford’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design
Oracle
CK-12 Foundation
Next Generation Learning Challenge
The Thiel Foundation
The Silicon Schools Fund
— Our Partners
To make a diverse group of students into innovators who will create the future.
— Our Mission
Founding d.tech 9th grade student at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

Founding d.tech 9th grade student at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

Relentless Optimism
Shared Responsibility
A Maker Mindset
Creative Confidence
— Our Values
Founding d.tech 9th grade student at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner

Founding d.tech 9th grade student at one of our Design Thinking sessions. Photo credit: Kerry Bitner