Jennifer Casa-Todd

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EDUCATIONAL MAKERSPACES

<b>The Philosophy of Educational Makerspaces</b><p><b>Part 1 of Making an Educational Makerspace</b><p><i>R. Steven Kurti, Debby L. Kurti, Laura Fleming</i><p><i>Editor’s Note: This</i> …

Forget shopping. Soon you'll download your new clothes

Downloadable, printable clothing may be coming to a closet near you. What started as designer Danit Peleg's fashion school project turned into a …

The OpenEd ES Community: Educación y Comunidad—un nuevo portal internacional para la educación abierta, ¡en español!

Having just blogged about the UNESCO OER Community, I also want to emphasize that international communities like UNESCO are themselves made up of …

Creative Commons

App Smashing: Part I

After working with iPads for any amount of time in the classroom, one will quickly realize that most processes can't be completed with just one app. …

App Smashing

Have you ever considered using Emojis in @seesaw? Join @AvraRachel as she explores the potential they have to crea… https://t.co/kzBHQkRik3<p>Are you …

Podcasting

Smashing Smore and Canva Together....What A Beautiful Result!

Two of my favorite digital tools are Smore and Canva! So being able to smash them together in one project is the best!<p>My daughter Brianna and I have …

3D printing: 'the possibilities are endless'

Printing in three dimensions is becoming more widespread, says Rafal Tomasiak, of Polish 3D printing firm Zortrax, but he has clear ideas of where we will - and won't - be using them.<p>"The future is the medical sector, which is using it more and more," he says. But we won't be seeing the machines in …

The Maker Movement is about Making Meaning

The maker movement as I understand it isn’t about robots or 3D Printing or STEM or even building things. It’s a new Renaissance, post-industrial, …

Meaningful Making: Projects and Inspirations for FabLabs and Makerspaces

<b>New book from the FabLearn Fellows</b><p>Meaningful Making: Projects and Inspirations for FabLabs and Makerspaces<p>Edited by Paulo Blikstein, Sylvia Libow …

New eBook Series on 3D Printing for Kids with FreeCAD

It is becoming increasingly common to integrate 3D printing into education earlier and earlier. While we’re not quite at the stage where we have …

3-D Printers Give Us a New Way to Think

Author: Clive Thompson. Clive Thompson Gadget Lab<p>Date of Publication: 11.23.15.<p>Time of Publication: 5:35 am. 5:35 am<p>Ed Smith does some fiendishly …

Coding Non-Linear Stories With @twinethreads

I loved “Choose your own adventure” books as a kid. They had a way of immersing me into the story under the guise of gaming. So when my colleague …

Web Development

3D modeling for everyone

Turn models into documents<p>At some point in most 3D projects, you’ll need to turn your model into a drawing set that gets the point across. LayOut in …

Engaging people in creative learning experiences

The Lifelong Kindergarten group develops new technologies and activities that, in the spirit of the blocks and finger paint of kindergarten, engage …

How to make anything

Remote Controls

Want To Improve Science Education? Let Kids Build Rockets and Robots Instead of Taking Standardized Tests.

<i>Read more from Slate's special issue on science education and give us your best ideas for raising the next generation of scientists and engineers.</i><p>On …

13 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics

A study conducted at the Wharton School of Business found that:<p>50% of the audience were persuaded by a purely verbal presentation<p>67% of the audience …

Infographics

Amazing industrial 3D printer fits in a truck, can print an entire building in 24 hours

Created by Russian engineer Nikita Chen-yun-tai, the new Apis Cor 3D printer is powerful enough to print a building in one day, yet small enough to …

Construction

the 3D laser printer

1. Design with just a pen<p>Glowforge’s onboard cameras can cut & engrave directly over top of your drawing. From a doodle to a diagram to a …

Printing

NIST Maker Space

We are excited to launch the Maker Space at NIST International School!<p>But <i>what exactly is</i> making, design thinking and Maker Spaces anyway? How do they …

An Affordable 3D-Printed Arm

YouTube

Luke's 3D Printed e-NABLE Hand - Ultimaker: 3D Printing Story

3D Printing

Lesson Plans - Education in 3D

DIY Milk Carton Herb Gardens

<i>advertisements</i><p>A fun and easy project for kids and adults alike: DIY Milk Carton Herb Gardens. Great for seed starting, gifts and indoor herbs over …

Chemicals

Canva for Education - About Canva

<b>Inspire creativity through intuitive graphic design</b><p>Canva provides teachers and students with a simple new way to design. Its drag and drop …

Education Technology

Digital Designs for Physical Objects

Happy Valentine's Day!<p>Show someone special the googly-eyed effect they've had on the cartoonish cockles of your heart.<p>Ever think of printing your …

3D Printing