Director of Tinkering School Chicago
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Dustin began his career in alternative education over ten years ago as a recreation leader at Brehm Preparatory School. Since then he has created and led numerous summer camps and after-school programs. Currently he is an educator at Chicago Children’s Museum and director of Tinkering School Chicago. Dustin creates authentic and empowering hand-on experiences for children and does so with passion and an unyielding curiosity.
The Art of Playfulness
A child’s mind is a magical thing. They can devise the most imaginative ways of doing things and love every minute of every activity. Listen as Dustin recites his love of playfulness and shares his hopes for each listener.