Category Archives for : Advocates
Create an Amazing Low-Tech Library Makerspace With These Easy Ideas
Unless you live under a rock or are completely off the grid when it comes to technology, you’re probably aware.Read More
Stop Thinking and Start Doing — A Makerspace Is Within Your Reach!
Take the leap and start your makerspace by getting your students involved. You’ve no doubt read countless blogs and articles.Read More
Do students need to follow a specific process for making and creating in a Makerspace?
In a recent blog post, I presented the 7 Attributes of a GREAT Makerspace. These attributes are meant to serve.Read More
The Challenge Great Makerspaces democratize learning. They make materials, supplies, and concepts available and accessible to all learners. By properly.Read More
Training Wheels: From Replicator to Maker
See that bad boy up there? Well that bike up there looks just like the one I learned to ride.Read More
Media Literacy Part I
During my edWeb.net webinar today (5PM, eastern), I will interview Greg Toppo, the National Education Writer for USA Today, and.Read More
Making GREAT Makerspaces
My work with schools across the Nation on planning and creating Makerspaces has proven to me that while anyone can.Read More
Connecting Through Skype In The Library
The 2016-2017 school year has been the most powerful for connections using Skype in the library. Several classes have utilized.Read More
Kick Off A BYOT Initiative In Your Makerspace!
The current generation of students has grown up with technology and uses it in every aspect of their daily lives.Read More
Moving Beyond Lego Walls
Anyone who follows my work knows that I am passionate about creating makerspaces that are unique to individual school communities. I.Read More
Culture In A Transformed Library
Think your library needs a renovation? You might be right, but before spending unnecessary money on a major overhaul, you.Read More
Student Techsperts Manage Makerspace Resources!
The more I teach, the more I learn. This year I began a Student Techspert team to help manage the.Read More