Category Archives for : TYSL

Singing in the Stacks: A Makerspace with STYLE

Singing in the Stacks: A Makerspace with STYLE

Today kicked off our week long STYLE: Songwriting Through Youth Literacy Education residency-in-the-library by Nate Bogopolsky and Tiffany Wilson. Nate.

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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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Makerspace Stories and Social Media: Leveraging the Learning #HackingPBL

Makerspace Stories and Social Media: Leveraging the Learning #HackingPBL

This post is #10 in a series of 10 posts that serve as extensions of the 10 chapters in Hacking.

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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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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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Personalized Learning Passion Coming To Life

Personalized Learning Passion Coming To Life

One of my favorite things to do is work with educators who are passionate about making school different. I have.

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HSMS Makerspace Journey

HSMS Makerspace Journey

The WHY, HOW, WHERE and WHEN of HSMS Tigers Makerspace Bringing this Makerspace to South Middle School would not have.

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