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The Perfect Storm for Maker Educationby Jackie Gerstein
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www.scholastic.com We're glad you asked. The coauthor of Invent to Learn explains how to start one in your schools and why making is the most powerful way for kids to learn.
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ww2.kqed.org With the proliferation of mobile technology, our ability to access information has increased, dramatically changing the practice of teaching. Comparing the two scenarios, the circumstances couldn't be more different.
www.whitehouse.gov // Manually activate correct menu tab $(".blocky-nav div:nth-child(3)").addClass("blocky-active"); “One of the things that I’ve been focused on as President is how we create an all-hands-on-deck approach to science, technology, engineering, and math… We need to make this a priority to train an army of new teachers in these subjec
www.edutopia.org Former engineering professor and executive director of the Maker Education Initiative describes how the Maker Movement is engaging STEM students in new ways.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Making it: The hands-on movement that impacts our economy, education and culture</span></div><div><br></div><div>Learning about technology is not limited to just coding.</div><div><br></div> www.recode.net Learning about technology is not limited to just coding.
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