Toolkit Navigator

Stanford Tools for Taking Action

This is a curated collection of 30+ resources from Stanford classes and workshops, including activities, tools, and how-to guides. They are intended for anyone who wants to become more familiar with design thinking or unlocking creative thinking in whatever challenge being tackled. Some are full-fledged workshops that for guiding others through. Other resources are short worksheet-based activities.

Hero HERO:
Editable source files available


Discipline or practice


Link to toolkit

Source files

About this resource


United States

Date Published


CC BY-NC-SA Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike


PDF publication

Web-based resource

See cases from others doing this in government

Go to case studies

Find experts and advisers who can assist me with this

Go to advice

Other toolkits related to Design

Add your review

Have you used this toolkit? If so, what did you use it for and how did it work? What are its strengths and limitations? Share your experience so others can learn from you.

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *