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About This Course

Design With is a free and practical resource that provides constructive, phase-by-phase guidance on co-design. You will learn key design principles, methods, and insights that complement the methods and you and your team already use.

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Design With was developed by Reboot and made possible by support from the Hewlett Foundation.

Design With was created by practitioners, for practitioners. This guide is rooted in a decade of Reboot’s experience applying user-centered design to tackle complex issues around the world, and deeply informed by consultation with social and public sector practitioners across a wide range of skills and sectors.

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In the spirit of collaborative and iterative design, we welcome your feedback on Design With as we continue to make improvements. Please send any questions or comments to us at

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Reboot is an award-winning social impact firm. Since our founding in 2010, we have employed our user-centered design methods to advance meaningful participation in nearly 40 countries. Headquartered in New York City with a regional office in Abuja, Nigeria, Reboot partners with international coalitions, foundations, governments, and civil society organizations to bring people’s voices into the programs and policies that affect their lives.

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The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

The Hewlett Foundation is a nonpartisan, private charitable foundation that advances ideas and supports institutions to promote a better world.

For more than 50 years, we have supported efforts to advance education for all, preserve the environment, improve lives and livelihoods in developing countries, promote the health and economic well-being of women, support vibrant performing arts, strengthen Bay Area communities and make the philanthropy sector more effective.

The foundation was established in 1966, and today is one of the largest philanthropic institutions in the United States, awarding over $400 million in grants in 2018 to organizations across the globe to help people build better lives. Our philanthropic approach, and our core areas of grantmaking, remain connected to the ethos and values of our founders.