Talking with my kid (tween) during the extended stay-at-home order, I realize that there are some major gaps in his education. He hasn’t seen a number of classic movies and is missing the… Continue reading
I am interested in the intersection of the physical and digital worlds. 3D printing and digital fabrication empowers students to learn by creating and remixing digital designs and then producing physical models. Augmented… Continue reading
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
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
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
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
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 @mrnavas shares his Maker Educator story at Maker Faire New York 2017.
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
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.
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
Check out the ISTE 2017 3D Printing Vendors