4 ideas forĀ using a makerspace to support PBL

How do project-based learning and makerspaces fit together? Making and PBL may look like two completely different educational movements, but in reality they work well together and each strengthens the…

5 ways to partner with students in a makerspace

…space together. Jen Hill from Crossett Brook Middle School asked students to review video she had taken during a trip to Boston where she toured makerspaces (organized by the fine…

Onward and upward

…implementing student-driven project-based learning or service learning programs. Life LeGeros made compelling cases for involving students in the design of makerspaces and the implementation of your own genius hour. The…

Climate, Community and Voice from Day 1

…embarking on ambitious plans for offering their students personalized and flexible pathways to learning. Some are implementing their own versions of makerspaces or genius hours, carving out time in the…

6 ways teachers are using Padlet

…or makerspaces, Padlet is a great online tool for teachers. Think: organized digital sticky notes in a colorful, shareable fashion. Here are 6 ways teachers are using Padlet with their…