A makerspace is a place where students can gather to create, invent, tinker, explore and discover using a variety of
tools and materials.” (Diana Rendina)
Looking for a NEW idea? This maybe just what you are looking for- Come learn about the Maker Movement sweeping
the educational world!
This workshop is for those who are interested in what a Makerspace is and what it can look like within a school setting. A Makerspace can be simple or it can be elaborate. Participants will explore Makerspaces and the research that supports them. Resources and ideas will be shared for those who hope to start a Makerspace within their classroom or school.
Note:Refunds will be issued only to participants who call the ROE office to cancel (5) working days before the date of the program. BHS ROE CO-OP participants will be charged if they do not follow this same cancelation procedure.
Date: October 18, 2017
Time: 4:00-6:00 PM
Location: BHS ROE – Atkinson, IL
Presenter: Dara Carr
Audience: K-12 Teachers and Administrators