Archive for the ‘maker children’ Category

Do students embrace the idea of being makers or is this paradigm the next best idea from tech ed such as MOOCS?  Find an interesting discussion in Do students buy into maker culture? at https://www.eschoolnews.com/?p=186743?ps=cbroady0@georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec

 

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What is it?  Can you do it?  Read more at https://www.eschoolnews.com/2017/09/20/4-considerations-makerspaces/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec

Yep, and we better be ready for it across the curriculum!  More  at http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2017/09/13/expansion-of-coding-robotics-makerspaces-predicted-in.html?cmp=eml-contshr-shr

 

Find a great resource for all sorts of practical issues here in How to Start a Maker Club at Your School at http://www.scoop.it/t/integration-and-teaching-ed-tech/p/4084495717/2017/09/09/how-to-start-a-maker-club-at-your-school?hash=32fc5383-2579-40cb-9231-73646d291735&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook

Find a free downloadable doc at https://fs24.formsite.com/edweek/form376/index.html?1487883343213

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Great ISTE article: https://www.iste.org/explore/articleDetail?articleid=767&category=ISTE-Connects-blog&article=8+questions+to+ask+when+creating+a+makerspace&utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=Social&utm_campaign=Conference

Great reading: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2016-06-06-6-must-haves-for-developing-a-maker-mindset