The Del Mar Union School District (DMUSD) won the Innovate Award for its Design District 2022 program at the 16th Annual Classroom of the Future Foundation’s Innovation in Education Awards held at SeaWorld in May. DMUSD educators, staff, and leaders are revolutionizing the traditional school system through meaningful learning opportunities that connect content to real-world experiences. Students are encouraged to discover their strengths, passions, and sense of purpose through five principles: personalized learning, student agency, Design Thinking, collaboration, and cultural intelligence.

Classroom of the Future is a nonprofit organization that brings business, community, and educational leaders together to create innovative learning environments in San Diego County public schools. Learn more at For more information about Design District 2022 go to