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Professional Development Series
“Make”ing it Possible

Graduate Credit Available for those who take 3 workshops in this series.

The Maker Movement is “Making” its way into educational settings across the country. Our “Make”ing it possible modules include workshops for the very beginner to those wanting to add to their Makerspace. Llearn new technologies to incorporate, or catch up on the latest with the Maker movement.

“Make”ing it Possible
Unless otherwise noted, workshops are full day 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Some workshops are offered multiple times. Choose the date that works best for you.
 

 

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Camp Make-It: Explore + Make + Connect + Share
Join fellow educators and learn about the Maker Movement by becoming a Maker yourself! The Cleveland Mobile Fab Lab will be at camp assisting your group as you go through the design process and create a product. You will also have time to explore low and high tech maker activities including paper circuits, Makey Makey, Ozobots and more!

Camp size is limited to 25 educators.

Camp Make-it is made possible through a generous grant from the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation.

 

$50 per attendee (graduate credit available)

Wednesday, June 14-Friday, June 16 • 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

 

 

“Make”ing it Possible
Makerspaces in the K-5 classroom

Keep hearing about Maker Spaces but not sure exactly what one is or how you could create one in your classroom? Need ideas for your Maker Space? This fun hands on interactive session is designed for K-5 educators who want to learn more about the Maker Movement and ways to get started. You will be busy as you will become a maker yourself. See examples of other Maker Spaces and get ideas and resources to MAKE things possible in your classroom. Participants will leave with resources, materials and a plan for their classroom.

Audience: K-5 educators, librarians, curriculum directors. Previous Experience: None required.

$90 per attendee

Monday, July 31 • 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
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Makey Makey Invention Literacy Workshop for Educators
We are an official certified training partner with Makey Makey
The Makey Makey Invention Literacy Workshop for Educators is a fun hands-on learning experience where you'll learn how to teach Invention Literacy, Making, and Design Thinking using the award winning Makey Makey invention kit. We'll explore how to teach circuits and conductivity using Makey Makeys and then put our skills to use designing your own inventions! Participants learn best practices and gain access to a multimedia training website that can be used later when working with your students or training others. Participants walk away with a FREE Makey Makey and certificate of completion.

Audience: all educators, librarians, curriculum directors. Previous Experience: None required.

$125 per attendee

Tuesday, Aug. 1 • 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
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