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iMake iLearn – The Journey of the 3D Printer

iMake iLearn – The Journey of the 3D Printer

My journey into 3D printing started four months ago in December when after successfully writing a Donor’s Choose grant our MakerBot Replicator 2 arrived at the cost of $100.  Before its arrival, I had never even seen something print in 3D and was more than a little skeptical about how 3D printing really had a

Encouraging Student Creativity Using Scratch

  Today’s interconnected technological world is built on computer software. What are some things you can do to help your students gain a basic understanding of the underlying software that drives our modern world? Introducing your students to Scratch will provide your students with hands-on opportunities to think creatively, solve problems and work collaboratively.  Scratch

Why Schools Should Encourage Students to Become Builders and Makers

Why Schools Should Encourage Students to Become Builders and Makers -Monique Liles Building Learning Spaces: There are many platforms for students to build and engage in transformational play that will enhance critical skills needed for the global 21st century economy. Students are building and making a variety of objects from 3d worlds such as Minecraft,,

DEN Power

One thing that you should know about me is that I have a powerful Personalized Learning Community (PLC).  Many years ago our school district purchased a product called United Streaming which later changed to Discovery Education.  It started as access to quality educational videos that you could stream or download but quickly expanded into building

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