Tag: Maker Faire

  • A Note on the Closure of Maker Media

    We’ve heard the news too, and our thoughts go out to our friends and colleagues at Maker Media. Make: Magazine and Maker Faires have worked hard to shine a light on making, tinkering, and the DIY ethos for a wider audience over the last decade, and we are sad to hear that they have halted…

  • Photo Highlights from the 2016 World Maker Faire in NYC

    Photo Highlights from the 2016 World Maker Faire in NYC

    World Maker Faire took place on Oct. 1-2 at the New York Hall of Science. We were lucky enough to have to opportunity to organize some amazing presentations at the Education Forum and […]

  • Julian Waters on The Impact of Changing Minds

    Julian Waters on The Impact of Changing Minds

    “So many in our society are quick to criticize the system that public school students learn under, but equally strong in number are those who strive actively to change it. […]

  • Ed Café at Maker Faire Bay Area 2014

    Looking for us at Maker Faire? At Maker Faire – this Saturday and Sunday, May 17-18, 2014 from 10am-8pm & 10am-6pm respectively, Maker Ed will be hosting the Ed Café, an intimate […]

  • Maker Corps Host Sites in Miami, FL

    A S.T.E.A.M.ing hot Maker Ed coalition is coming to Miami! Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, MIAMade at The LAB Miami, and REM Learning Center’s Play Make Share Program […]

  • A Teacher’s Reflections on Maker Corps and Maker Faire Detroit

    By Mary Foulke, Maker Corp Member, The Henry Ford   “Whether you think you can or think you can’t, either way you are right”   This famous quote, from Henry […]

  • Maker Ed Celebrates Anniversary at Maker Faire Bay Area

    San Mateo, CA, May 15, 2013— The Maker Education Initiative (Maker Ed) celebrates its one year anniversary at Maker Faire Bay Area with an event on Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 2-3 […]

  • Tinker, Hack, Invent at The Henry Ford

    By Christopher Hemler, Curator of Education, The Henry Ford (Dearborn, MI)   Founded in 1929 by Henry Ford as the Edison Institute Schools, The Henry Ford has grown into America’s Greatest […]

  • Education Highlights at the Portland, Oregon Mini Maker Faire

    September 18,2012, by Steve Davee This past weekend, the Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (OMSI) hosted Portland’s first Mini Maker Faire.  I was fortunate to participate as a Maker, […]