Design Squad is high-energy, high-drama reality TV that lets kids show off their smarts as they design and build their own creations. With very little adult intervention, kids transform raw materials into workable solutions for real-world clients. The series presents kids using technology to do a wide range of activities that have a scale and complexity that will excite the viewing audience, and motivate them to do these activities on their own.
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Design Squad contestant Juan Valdez featured on hometown Fox News affiliate
Design Squad contestant and MIT student Juan Valdez, of McAllen, Tex., speaks to his hometown Fox News affiliate about his scheduled appearance at the Hispanic Engineering, Science, & Technology (HESTEC) conference.
New season begins this fall!
An all-new season of Design Squad begins this fall on WGBH!
Season 3 contestants get excited
An all-new third season of Design Squad begins this fall on WGBH!
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