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Welcome Keynote – Union School District Annual Future Ready Summit

Sylvia will be the welcome keynote for the Union School District “Future Ready Summit” on making in education, STEAM, and PBL.

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Bay Area Maker Faire (Gary)

Dr. Stager will be presenting CS4All – Cutting through the opportunities, challenges, and confusion at the 2016 Bay Area Maker Faire. 5:00 PM on May 21st on the Education Stage.

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FETC – Sylvia featured speaker

Teaching the Future Today: Making, Invention, and Learning Sylvia Martinez, Director, Invent To Learn Thursday January 14, 2016 12 – 12:40PM Focus Area: Emerging Technologies and Maker Tools Featured Session OCCC – South 330 GH Girls and STEM: Making It Happen Sylvia

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Extreme Engineering Camp (Gary)

Gary is leading an Extreme Engineering Camp for 1st – 8th graders at The Willows Community School. Join The Willows’ own Dr. Gary Stager for a week of exciting engineering adventures! Build your own personal (Raspberry Pi) computer to take home, invent

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Why Making in the Classroom is a Political Stance

by Sylvia Martinez When I talk about the maker movement in schools I do talk about tools and spaces, but I try to make the point that it’s about giving agency to kids in a system that most often considers students

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Invent To Learn with Super-Awesome Sylvia (Gary workshop)

The Victoria, Australia Department of Education’s New Pedagogies Group is hosting two half-day workshops for students and teachers in their “New Pedagogies” project. This is workshop day two.

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Learning by Making with Super-Awesome Sylvia & Gary Stager

Super-Awesome Sylvia and Gary Stager will be leading a full-day workshop in Sydney, Australia at Northern Beaches Christian School on 5 June. Space is limited.

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Superheroes of the Maker Movement

    A Celebration of Learning-by-Making Sunday, February 22, 2015 The Willows Community School 8509 Higuera Street Culver City CA California 90232 (Google Map) Different activities for specific audiences: 10 AM – 11 AM – Panel discussion with the Superheroes of

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Seminal Videos for Makers of All Ages

Neil Gershenfield – Unleash Your Creativity (from TED 2006) Before anyone was talking about 3D printing and “design thinking,” MIT’s Gershenfield wrote, Fab: The Coming Revolution on Your Desktop–from Personal Computers to Personal Fabrication, in which he predicted the next major technological

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Parent and Family Workshops

Invent To Learn Workshops for Families Gary Stager and his Constructing Modern Knowledge teammates love working with children and their parents. These hands-on and minds-on workshops create exciting learning experiences in which parents come to value learning-by-making. The emphasis is

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