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Design Thinking for Educators

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Design Thinking is a mindset. Design Thinking is the confidence that everyone can be part of creating a more desirable future, and a process to take action when faced with a difficult challenge. That kind of optimism is well needed in education.
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Educational Leadership:Creativity Now!:The Case for Curiosity

Educational Leadership:Creativity Now!:The Case for Curiosity | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it

"When my students and I observed suburban elementary classrooms in 2006, looking for signs of students' curiosity, we found a surprising absence of it."

The Center for Make/Hack/Play's insight:

4 great ways to encourage creativity at school.

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Introducing Webmaker, the Product

Introducing Webmaker, the Product | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
As you all may remember from previous posts and announcements, we launched Webmaker, the Brand, a few months ago and built and released some of the core foundations, like Thimble, PopcornMaker and the...
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The Free Universal Construction Kit | F.A.T.

The Free Universal Construction Kit | F.A.T. | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
The Free Universal Construction Kit is a set of adapters for complete interoperability between 10 popular children's construction toys.
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David Byrne's How Music Works

David Byrne's How Music Works | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
Former Talking Heads frontman and all-round happy mutant David Byrne has written several good books, but his latest, How Music Works, is unquestionably the best of the very good bunch, possibly the book he was born to write.
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ICHEG Online Collections | The Strong

ICHEG Online Collections | The Strong | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it

The International Center for the History of Electronic Games® (ICHEG) at The Strong defines electronic games broadly to include video games, computer games, console games, arcade games, handheld games, and toys that combine digital and traditional play.

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Design Thinking for Educators

Design Thinking for Educators | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
Design Thinking is a mindset. Design Thinking is the confidence that everyone can be part of creating a more desirable future, and a process to take action when faced with a difficult challenge. That kind of optimism is well needed in education.
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Learning Without Frontiers - About Us

Learning Without Frontiers - About Us | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
Learning Without Frontiers is the 'Davos' of the global education industry not because it attracts the leaders of today but because it attracts the leaders of tomorrow ” Lopa...
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Girls, Boys, and Media: A Gender and Digital Life Toolkit for Schools | Common Sense Media

Girls, Boys, and Media: A Gender and Digital Life Toolkit for Schools | Common Sense Media | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
This free toolkit has the resources schools need to talk with students about how gender impacts their digital lives.
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Lessons Learned from a Pop-Up Makerspace for Kids

Lessons Learned from a Pop-Up Makerspace for Kids | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
Over the last two weeks a founding team of makers and educators affiliated with HTINK, a New York based technology education cooperative, transformed an art gallery in Brooklyn, NY, into a pop-up m...
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Karen Fasimpaur's curator insight, January 31, 2013 1:31 PM

"10 days of workshops on digital design and fabrication, physical computing, and computer programming for kids. In the evenings and on weekends we opened our doors to adults and families to come in and learn how to use the tools and materials."

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St. Vrain Innovation Academy IBM - Education - Longmont, CO | Facebook

St. Vrain Innovation Academy IBM - Education - Longmont, CO | Facebook | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it

Innovation Academy is a partnership between IBM and the St. Vrain Valley School District.  A summer design challenge for students.  Check it out.

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The Pixar Touch - history of Pixar - Blog - Pixar story rules (one version)

The Pixar Touch - history of Pixar - Blog - Pixar story rules (one version) | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
Pixar story artist Emma Coats has tweeted a series of “story basics” over the ...
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9 Apps To Easily Make 3D Printable Objects

9 Apps To Easily Make 3D Printable Objects | Make - Hack - Play | Scoop.it
One of the problems with 3D printing is getting a hold of things to print.
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