DesignMakeTeach Pivots to Blockchain

We are excited to announce that DesignMakeTeach is pivoting to blockchain. We see this as an amazing opportunity to continue the stellar growth of the DesignMakeTeach brand since our founding in 2013. Never… Continue reading

Makerspace Starter Kit 2018

The Makerspace Starter Kit has been updated for 2018! Now in handy business card size for your next MakerEd workshop or professional development event. In three, ready-to-print formats that you are free to… Continue reading

Trailer: Maker Faire NoVa – MakerEd Meetup

Maker Faire NoVa is Sunday, March 18th, 2018 from 11am-5pm at George Mason University. Learn more at https://nova.makerfaire.com/ There is a special NoVa Maker Educator Meetup starting at 10am. https://nova.makerfaire.com/attend/makered/ Will I see you there?… Continue reading

Experiment – Google Doc Embed

Experimenting with Google Doc embeds as a way of sharing guides and info on the blog. Thinking of using this as I’m developing my materials for the TCEA conference. I’ll be leading 6… Continue reading

3D Model: Virginia Topographic Map

Virginia Topographic Map Topographic map of Virginia created with a fabulous tutorial by @anoved. Creating height maps of large regions. Model was requested several years ago by an elementary teacher for use as… Continue reading

Marcos Navas – MFNY17 – MakersOfColor

Marcos Navas @mrnavas shares his Maker Educator story at Maker Faire New York 2017.

#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

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.

ISTE17 – Live Blog

Howdy! I’m at ISTE in San Antonio, Texas. I’ll be collecting together my posts/videos/tweets about the conference in this post. I’ll also be directing new friends here. If you see me, be sure… Continue reading

ISTE 3D Printing Vendors

Check out the ISTE 2017 3D Printing Vendors

WIP 006: In the Weeds

Musing: Right now a lot of professional development for educators is about just showing up. Seat time doesn’t equal engagement. How can educators receive credit for making/creating/implementing things? MakerEd for Maker Educators. Musing:… Continue reading

Construct3D: Academic 3D Printing Conference

The Construct3D Conference Explores the Expanding Role of 3D Printing as a Digital Fabrication Tool for College Faculty, K-12 Educators, and Informal Education Leaders