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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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Tips for Architects from Maker Educators

Dr. Gary Stager created a new guide, Tips for Architects from Maker Educators, for an upcoming panel discussion at the Association for Learning Environments 2016 Regional Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. In addition to the light, acoustic, aesthetic, and comfort considerations central to

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What does a maker program look like? (video)

John Umekubo, Director of Technology at St. Matthew’s Parish School has posted a terrific video that does a great job of walking through how they built a makerspace and the basics of the opportunities the students have for projects in various classes. They

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Teacher Maker Camp Cookbook – free download

In 2014 and again in 2015, Gary and I visited the Waag Society Fab Lab in Amsterdam to talk to teachers about making and makerspaces. The Netherlands has been a hotbed of maker activity and it’s been great fun to

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Making for the littles

We often receive questions about making with young learners. Many of the tools and technology of the maker movement seem to be for middle and high school students. What is there for our youngest makers? Plenty! Recommended technology LittleBits – A growing

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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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Minnesota TIES – Sylvia keynote and workshop

Sylvia Martinez will keynote, Breaking Through: transforming pedagogy with technology, the 2015 TIES Education Technology Conference in Minneapolis, MN December 12-15. Sylvia will be the keynote Monday morning, December 14, and lead a pre-conference hands on workshop on Sunday, Dec.

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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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