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NEIA to be featured on CBS Series “America ByDesign”

New England Innovation Academy (NEIA), will be featured in the December 10th episode of America ByDesign Season 3 on CBS News Streaming Network.

Overview

  • America ByDesign tells the stories of organizations across the US who have imagined, created, and brought to life the new and impossible, showcasing 25 of America’s most incredible, game-changing innovations.

  • Tune in for the December 10th episode of America ByDesign Season 3 at 7:30 p.m. EST on CBS News Streaming Network.

  • While judges determine the season’s winner, viewers are asked to vote in the American Standard America ByDesign: Innovations People’s Choice Awards by visiting ByDesign.global/innovations/peoples-choice-award.

America ByDesign tells the stories of organizations across the US who have imagined, created, and brought to life the new and impossible, showcasing 25 of America’s most incredible, game-changing innovations. The show is a competitive format; judges choose an innovation from each episode as finalists, with one being selected as America’s top innovation of the season.  

NEIA has quickly gained recognition for its innovative, design-focused, and entrepreneurial curriculum. Founded by a group of interdisciplinary educators, NEIA prepares students to shape the world through innovation, entrepreneurship and human-centered design. 

“The very process used to design NEIA is the process that underpins the primary value proposition of our Innovation Studio: enabling all of our students to grow up and create experiences that are needed and meaningful to others,” said Matt Kressy, Head of Innovation, Trustee and founder of MIT’s Integrated Design & Management master’s program. 

NEIA emphasizes the Innovation Studio, which is an innovative human-centered product development curriculum with an immersive, project-based learning environment. Students work alongside leading-edge faculty and in hands-on partnerships with local businesses.

NEIA’s Founding Head of School, Tom Woelper, said, “Future innovators and entrepreneurs choose NEIA because our integrated liberal arts curriculum changes their trajectory. At NEIA, our integrated curriculum brings ideas to life across academic subjects, and allows students to practice theories in our Innovation Studio, developing a disciplined process to create value for others. ”

Streaming of America ByDesign commenced November 12th on the CBS News Streaming Network. NEIA will appear on Episode 5 on December 10th at 7:30 p.m. and is the only school featured in the season. While judges determine the season’s winner, viewers are asked to vote in the American Standard America ByDesign: Innovations People’s Choice Awards by visiting ByDesign.global/innovations/peoples-choice-award.

Watch the trailer for NEIA’s episode here!

 

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