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Invent to Learn a “Must Read” book for Modern Learners

Modern Learners just released a free whitepaper, 8 Must Read Books for Modern Educational Change Leaders. We are honored to have Invent to Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom appear alongside the other featured books from Seymour Papert, David Perkins,

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Thinking About Thinking About Seymour

Gary Stager has been invited to join colleagues from around the world in a daylong symposium and celebration of his friend/colleague/mentor Seymour Papert at the MIT Media Lab. The session will be live streamed and likely archived online.  

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ISACS 2016 – Independent Schools Association of the Central States

Sylvia Martinez will be a featured speaker presenting on Girls and STEM, Makerspaces, and Making in Education. 2016 ANNUAL CONFERENCE “DOING, DESIGNING, CONNECTING & THINKING, 2” NOVEMBER 3 – 4, 2016 Greater Columbus Convention Center Columbus, OH

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NAEYC – Situating the Maker Movement in a Reggio Emilia Context

Gary Stager will lead a hands-on workshop at the annual National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) conference in Los Angeles. Join colleagues for three hours of hard fun, creativity, and problem solving — where computing meets tinkering and

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Reggio-Inspired Toronto Workshop – October 28

Once-in-a-lifetime workshop in Toronto – October 28th! Classroom Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in a Reggio Emilia Context – The Language of Technology This is a unique one-time only workshop combining a hands-on Invent To Learn workshop with a visit to the extraordinary Wonder

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National Maker Faire

Gary and Sylvia will lead a conversation or two or three at the National Maker Faire in Washington DC on June 18 & 19th. Times to be announced.

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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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Webinar – Invent To Learn – Connected Learning TV

Join Gary Stager and Sylvia Martinez on Connected Learning TV, January 7 at 4PM PST. Maker-Ed: Tinkering, Inventing, Learning This event will kick off CLTV’s Jamuary webinar series, which focuses on maker-educators in schools, libraries, and after-school programs. In January 2016,

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CETPA – California Education Technology Professionals Association (Sylvia keynote)

Sylvia Martinez will be the closing keynote at the 2015 annual CETPA conference on December 4, 2015. CETPA is the only association in California focusing on the needs of the IT Professionals working in schools.  The conference continues to grow and

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Infographic – The Rise of MakerED

The Rise of Maker Ed from LittleBits and Gettingsmart.com – look, we’re history!

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