Putri interviews real-life Global Problem Solvers for her show, The Putri Files. In this episode, social entrepreneur Katherine Clayton of Omnivis reveals her smartphone water testing device.
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Global Problem Solvers: The Series (GPS: The Series) is a free animated program that introduces middle school students to complex problem solving through critical thinking, social entrepreneurship, team collaboration, and the use of technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) to accelerate impact. Each episode follows a cast of teenage superheroes from around the world, each embodying a unique problem-solving skill, who inspire students to solve social, economic, and environmental problems, such as lack of access to clean water, food, and education. By approaching social change as entrepreneurs, and applying technology to accelerate impact, students learn to find solutions that are scalable and sustainable.
More videos, lesson plans, and languages (French, Hindi, and Spanish) at gpstheseries.com.
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