Melissa Leroux

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Launching a Makerspace: Lessons Learned From a Transformed School Library

Excitement about school makerspaces has been in the air, but many educators eager to create hands-on learning spaces in their schools still aren’t …

How to Run an AWESOME After-school Makers Club

January 11, 2016<b>in</b> Libraries, Makerspaces4 Comments<p>When I first started up my makerspace at Stewart, I knew that getting students in there after …

15 Things Every Teacher Should Try NEXT School Year by @sylviaduckworth.  #edtech #iste2016 #edchat

7 tips for creating a learner-centered makerspace

Three years after implementing a makerspace at their San Francisco school, Michael Matthews and his colleagues realized the space had a fundamental …


Makerspaces and Equal Access to Learning

1. Democratize Learning<p>Great makerspaces democratize learning. They make materials, supplies, and concepts available and accessible to all learners. …

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5 great ways to encourage students' passions. We love #3 & #4 @coolcatteacher #makerspaces #iste2016 #makerED

Cultivating a Maker Mindset

Hearing the excitement of students as they question, design, create and make is one of my absolute favorite aspects of teaching. Every child is …


60+ Makerspace Ideas for Maker Education | Maker space

Below is a growing collection of our favorite tweets that focus on makerspace ideas. These ideas range from how to get started to what maker project …