Back-to-School with Design Thinking – Webinar with Beth Holland and Douglas Kiang

Back-to-School with Design Thinking – Webinar with Beth Holland and Douglas Kiang

 August 23rd 3pm EST on EdWeb.Net   >> Watch the Webinar Recording on EdWeb   Design Thinking encourages students to engage in empathy, define problems, prototype, iterate, and solve real-world problems. Makerspaces help students foster critical thinking, open-ended creativity and iterative design. In …

From MakerSpace to MakerFaire – Guest Post from Christine Boyer

From MakerSpace to MakerFaire – Guest Post from Christine Boyer

This a guest post from Christine Boyer (@5Boyer), a 5th grade teacher at Heathcote School in Scarsdale, NY, first appeared on Daily Genius. The saying, “If you build it, they will come” may have been referring to baseball stadiums, but it may …

A Look At Using 3D Pens In The Classroom – Guest Post from Martha Slack

A Look At Using 3D Pens In The Classroom – Guest Post from Martha Slack

This guest post from Martha Slack (@slackmartha) first appeared on Edudemic. The recent 3D printing explosion on the educational market has left many educators wondering how they can afford to integrate this technology into the classroom. Most schools do not have the …

How (And Why) To Get Started With 3D Printing In The Classroom – Guest post from ETT Summit Presenter, Martha Slack

This post first appeared on Edudemic. This past week, I introduced 3D printing into my classroom. Next week, we will receive 3D pens from Dim3printing, an Austin-based 3D printing distributor. This technology has brought about an excitement for learning I have never …