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JUL 23, 2014

Making the Future


A Maker Values the Process as well as the Product
Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens
See how making can create life-long learners through exciting, real-world projects.

6 Strategies for Funding a Makerspace
Discover some clever ways of creating a space without breaking the bank.

Top Tools for the Maker Classroom
So you've got a makerspace -- now what tools should you include?

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VIDEO SPOTLIGHT

Watch this VideoHow the Maker Movement Connects Students to Engineering and Tech
Eighth-grader Quin created a makerspace at his school, using his passion for electronics to teach fellow students. (6:29 mins.)

 

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I'm One Great Summer Getaway!Prize: $300 Corwin Gift Certificate
Deadline:  July 27, 2014

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GRANTS & RESOURCES

Summer of Service: Service-Learning Grants from YSA
The awards provide project grants for youth-led, ongoing service projects that are being conducted through a school or community organization. Grants are for K-12 student leaders and already established projects.
Prize: Grants are available up to $1,000
Deadline: July 31, 2014

Check out the big list of Educational Grants and Resources, updated weekly.

EVENTS

 WEBINAR  Summer Boot Camp: Digital Learning Strategies
Hosted by: ASCD
Date: July 31, 2014, 12:00 p.m. PDT / 3:00 p.m. EDT

See more Educational Webinars, Unconferences, and Conferences, also updated weekly.

 

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