In the spring of 2016 7th grade students at the Windward School in Los Angeles explored the Big Idea of non-infectious diseases and were challenged to measurably and sustainably advance, engineer, or positively impact the lives of those affected with non-infectious diseases in your community.

Elijah, Eli, and Jacob decided to explore the auto-immune disease Lupus and after a thorough investigation developed kits for people recently diagnosed with the disease. They securedĀ funding, had the kits made and donated them to Lupus LA.

Read theĀ Lupus Blog to learn more about their experience with Challenge Based Learning.

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