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Why Dewey would applaud the maker movement in s...

Why Dewey would applaud the maker movement in s... | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Why Dewey would applaud the maker movement in schools: | Confessions from the chair on Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom curated by sylvia martinez (RT @smartinez: Why Dewey would applaud the maker movement in schools:...
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integrating empathy into the Maker movement

integrating empathy into the Maker movement | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
At the 2014 DC Mini Maker Faire. (Cross-posted from H+M.) I think I've finally figured out my problem with the mantra "Fail fast, fail often." This week/end, I had the opportunity to attend two "Maker" related-events - the DC Mini Maker Faire...
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Can DIY Movement Fix a Crisis in U.S. Science Education? | PBS NewsHour

Can DIY Movement Fix a Crisis in U.S. Science Education? | PBS NewsHour | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Miles O'Brien reports from a gathering in California on a growing movement that embraces the art of making cool things and a quirky do-it-yourself spirit. Supporters see "making" as one way to overcome a crisis in American science and math education.
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Intel CEO on Why He Is Betting Big on the Maker Movement

Intel CEO on Why He Is Betting Big on the Maker Movement | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
It could land Intel's chips inside the next big thing. (Welcome back to 1976.
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Make It Wearable | The Concepts: 16-Year-Old Inventor Joey Hudy And The Maker Movement | The Creators Project

Make It Wearable | The Concepts: 16-Year-Old Inventor Joey Hudy And The Maker Movement | The Creators Project | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Meet Joey Hudy, a 16-year-old DIY inventor who's made LED Arduino Shields, conceptualized new smart glasses, and used a marshmallow cannon in the White House. (RT @juliehudy: Thanks @VICE for Making such a great video.
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The Maker Movement and Your Child's 'Cognitive Surplus'

The Maker Movement and Your Child's 'Cognitive Surplus' | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
What are your kids doing with all of their 'cognitive surplus'? Not sure? OK, let's take a step back. What is 'cognitive surplus'?
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Two Maker Moms Discuss the Importance of Making for Kids

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Here are two videos from Maker Moms, telling us how they foster making with their kids. (Maker movement is "making" an impact on learning. Checkout this blog about the need for kids to make.
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Can DIY Movement Fix a Crisis in U.S. Science Education? | PBS NewsHour

Can DIY Movement Fix a Crisis in U.S. Science Education? | PBS NewsHour | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Miles O'Brien reports from a gathering in California on a growing movement that embraces the art of making cool things and a quirky do-it-yourself spirit. Supporters see "making" as one way to overcome a crisis in American science and math education.
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What’s in a Makerspace? - Evidence of school li...

What’s in a Makerspace? - Evidence of school li... | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
"In this post, Eric Sheninger describes the secrets to New Milford High School's Makerspace, and how every school can build a Makerspace." (What’s in a Makerspace?
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School Library Makerspaces – Communauté – Google+

School Library Makerspaces – Communauté – Google+ | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Join the School Library Makerspaces Group! http://t.co/EnZXFXditW Share your ideas, photos and links! #edcampbos
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24 resources and tools to inspire digital marketing beginners

24 resources and tools to inspire digital marketing beginners | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
There are lots of posts on the internet detailing free tools for marketers.
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School Library Journal Think Tank: Makerspaces and Makerculture ...

School Library Journal Think Tank: Makerspaces and Makerculture ... | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
I'm leading a group chat about Makerspaces and Makerculture for the School Library Journal Think Tank that is happening today in Nashville, TN. I've collected all of the notes from our discussion and I'm sharing them here.
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GE launches 'microfactory' to co-create the future of manufacturing

GE launches 'microfactory' to co-create the future of manufacturing | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
GE has launched FirstBuild, a microfactory and open community space in Louisville, Kentucky for students, makers, and engineers to co-create the smart appliances of the future.
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My journey With Maker Faire -Does the maker movement matter ...

My journey With Maker Faire -Does the maker movement matter ... | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
When I first heard the phrase “Maker Movement” I rolled my eyes. I appreciated Make Magazine and Maker Faire personally, but I thought it was a far cry from a movement. I have a degree in mechanical engineering from the ...
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15 Questions to Spark Creative Thought

15 Questions to Spark Creative Thought | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
We’re celebrating tinkering today! Tinkerlab has released a fantastic book.
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How educators are impacting the maker movement

How educators are impacting the maker movement | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
The Maker Faire in San Mateo has revealed some exciting trends in the way this movement is addressing its role in education.
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Educator as a Maker Educator | User Generated Education

Educator as a Maker Educator | User Generated Education | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
The following materials are being used to present to educators the idea that implementing maker education requires a different mindset, and often different roles and skills of the educator. To access this via ...
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Welcoming All Girls in the Maker Movement: Let's Make it Happen - Huffington Post

Welcoming All Girls in the Maker Movement: Let's Make it Happen - Huffington Post | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Welcoming All Girls in the Maker Movement: Let's Make it Happen
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I experienced two events this week that got me thinking about how we can support girls to reimagine their futures. I heard Dr.
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What’s in a Makerspace? - Corwin Connect

What’s in a Makerspace? - Corwin Connect | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
In this post, Eric Sheninger describes the secrets to New Milford High School's Makerspace, and how every school can build a Makerspace. (RT “@NMHS_Principal: What’s in a #Makerspace?
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Transcending the Trifold Board: Bringing Creative Agency to the Science Fair

Transcending the Trifold Board: Bringing Creative Agency to the Science Fair | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Transcending the Trifold Board: Bringing Creative Agency to the Science Fair (RT @AgencybyDesign: Transcending the Trifold Board: Bringing Creative Agency to the Science Fair http://t.co/Gx17awckV3...
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Nick Offerman On Why We Should Build Stuff

Nick Offerman On Why We Should Build Stuff | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
The Parks and Recreation star talks about tinkering. (The wonderful Nick Offerman talks about tinkering: http://t.co/VQLmmRmhCR)
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SWOT Analysis for Institutions Who Follow the Maker/Tinkering Experience Trend

SWOT Analysis for Institutions Who Follow the Maker/Tinkering Experience Trend | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
"swot analysis for institutions who follow the maker/tinkering experience trend" http://t.co/DeXqX5gfm5 #experience #userresearch
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Check the list at the end of the entry.. What does yours look like?

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Intel, Oracle, Autodesk, Kickstarter, and Arduino Executives to Keynote at ... - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Intel, Oracle, Autodesk, Kickstarter, and Arduino Executives to Keynote at ... - SYS-CON Media (press release) | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
Intel, Oracle, Autodesk, Kickstarter, and Arduino Executives to Keynote at ...
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Chicago: City of makers

Chicago: City of makers | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
The same tech fuel that’s powering the startup boom of digital apps, platforms and commerce is also feeding the fire of “old-fashioned” manufacturing.
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Great profiles and inspiring stories for a restless generation in our schools.

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Maker Movement: Let Them Build it & They'll Learn!

Maker Movement: Let Them Build it & They'll Learn! | MakerSpace in the School Library Media Center | Scoop.it
The Maker Movement happening in education right now is exciting.
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