Dremel LC40 Laser Cutter – MFNY17

Dremel has announced the launch of the Dremel LC40 Laser Cutter at Maker Faire New York 2017. The LC40 is expected to launch in the Summer of 2018 with price TBD. John Kavanah… Continue reading

Cardboard Circuits – MEF17

Peli de Halleaux (@pelikhan) from Microsoft, shows off his cardboard circuit research project during Make: Education Forum 2017 Learn more at https://microsoft.github.io/cardboard-circuits/

Microsoft MakeCode – MEF17

Jacqueline Russell, MakeCode Project Manager, shares Microsoft MakeCode at Make: Education Forum 2017. Drag and drop programming that supports variety of hardware including micro:bit, Adafruit Circuit Playground Express, Chibi Chip, Minecraft, Sparkfun Makers… Continue reading

Make: Education Forum 2017

Live blogging from the Make: Education Forum at the NY Hall of Science, Friday, September 22, 2017. Dale Dougherty Quiet moment of preparation before the @make Education Forum begins @dalepd #MEF17 pic.twitter.com/HNIJLGBBKz —… Continue reading

#MakersOfColor – Diversity in Maker Education

Makers of Color sharing their stories about the importance of diversity in making and maker education. #MakersOfColor A curated Makers Of Color playlist is available at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNzMzi6xJyxQRIzZIDhWaDonb4Hh2ni6U Suggestions for videos to add to… Continue reading

FabLearn: Entrepreneurship & Sustainable Makerspaces

Reflection on creating a sustainable makerspace through entrepreneurship.

FabLearn: 0 Things Submission

This Ignite Talk is intended as a call to action for students and educators to design and share 3D models that celebrate diversity, social justice and equality.

0 Things: Diversity, Opportunity & 3D Printing

0 Things is a call to action for students, educators and makers

Afinia 3D – Product Lineup – ISTE17 Expo

John Westrum, Vice President Afinia, showcases the 2017 product lineup to educators at the ISTE17 Expo.

Top Maker Education Events 2017-2018

A list of my top Maker Education events for the 2017-2018 school year. My top tip for convincing someone to sponsor your trip is to be a presenter.

VLOG 001: Where Are All the MakerEd Superstars?

I’ve been looking for maker educators that are using video to tell the story of making and makerspaces in schools and haven’t been having much luck finding any. (Please share links if you… Continue reading

4th of July – Circuit Playground Express Project

4th of July themed Circuit Playground Express Project