Library Makerspaces February 2017

Toy Take-apart: Mass Destruction for a Purpose Kristin Fontichiaro   There are so many products one can buy to let kids experiment with circuits and, by extension, inventions. LittleBits, Cool Circuits, and Snap Circuits come to mind. Each offers affordances... (Continue reading)

Educational Makerspaces

Practical Implementation of an Educational Makerspace Part 3 of Making an Educational Makerspace Laura Fleming, R. Steven Kurti, and Debby L. Kurt   To download a PDF version of this article, click here.   A culture of innovation in an... (Continue reading)

EDUCATIONAL MAKERSPACES

The Environment and Tools of Great Educational Makerspaces Part 2 of Making an Educational Makerspace   R. Steven Kurti, Deborah Kurti, and Laura Fleming Editor’s Note: This article, reprinted from the October 2014 issue of Teacher Librarian: The Journal for... (Continue reading)

EDUCATIONAL MAKERSPACES

The Philosophy of Educational Makerspaces Part 1 of Making an Educational Makerspace R. Steven Kurti, Debby L. Kurti, Laura Fleming   Editor’s Note: This article, reprinted from the June 2014 issue of Teacher Librarian: The Journal for School Library Professionals,... (Continue reading)