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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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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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While Gary and I were in Amsterdam, we were invited to speak at the grand opening of a new makerspace at the The Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences. Gary was interviewed by one of the student journalists covering …

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The Maker Movement has crept into the consciousness of schools in the past few years. For some, it’s a wake up call that over-tested, over-scheduled young people are not going to become the creative, enthusiastic learners we all hope to …

Making for All: How to Build an Inclusive Makerspace Read More »

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In the recent issue of American School & University magazine, Jill Nolin wrote about the design of creative spaces in schools. Schools with varying levels of resources are adopting the concept – a Maker’s Space is, after all, about creation and …

Making Room for Maker’s Space – American School and University magazine Read More »

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