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Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2017!

Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2017!

This year’s New Media Consortium/COSN’s 2017 K-12 Horizon Report deemed makerspaces the future of edtech and predicted full adoption in.

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Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2016

Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2016

With the success of last year’s post on the Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2015, we are excited to announce.

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Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2015

Top Ten Makerspace Favorites of 2015

2015 has proved to be a monumental year for the Maker Movement. With increasingly more schools committed to creating a.

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Future Ready Librarian or future ready librarian?

Future Ready Librarian or future ready librarian?

Founded on the principles of equitable access in a digital age, the launch of Future Ready Schools in 2014 called.

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Making GREAT Makerspaces: The 7 Attributes of a GREAT Makerspace

Making GREAT Makerspaces: The 7 Attributes of a GREAT Makerspace

My work with schools across the nation on planning and creating makerspaces has proven to me that while anyone can.

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The Ugly Brown Couch

The Ugly Brown Couch

“The couches in the hall are so ugly. We should just throw them away.” I don’t know how many times.

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Participatory Making

Participatory Making

My history with littleBits began in 2013 when my school created a littleBits bar in our makerspace, and our experiences. Read More
Transformation

Transformation

The induced or spontaneous change of one element into another. Transformation is the act of adapting, changing, improving, metamorphosis. All.

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Meme Generator

Meme Generator

Wonder how to get those new classroom guidelines to stick? Meme them! This free tool is user-friendly and will add.

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8th Grade Intro To Research Using Chromebooks

8th Grade Intro To Research Using Chromebooks

For many years, I have taught research skills to high school students. I have always wanted to make it a.

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Library Media Tech Talk August

Library Media Tech Talk August

Hello, friends! I have a few things I want to share as summer vacation ends, and we all prepare to.

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Literacy Tools

Literacy Tools

These tools are some of the tried and true resources we use on a daily basis throughout our district. You’ll.

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