Google Gearing Up for 2014 Virtual Summer Maker Camp

Reuben Hoffman at the #ipdx14 makerspace

For the 3rd summer in a row, Google is teaming up with Make magazine to provide 30 days of Virtual Summer Maker Camp. Each week from July 7 to August 15, a new set of themed activities will be posted on the Google Maker Camp website, and each weekday, a different maker project will be shared. Librarians and Summer Camp Directors, as well as individuals and families, are encouraged to integrate… Read More

The Maker Movement and Maker Camps teach STEM and engage students

“We must reimagine middle school science and math not as a way to prepare students for high school, but as a place where students are inventors, scientists, and mathematicians today.”Sylvia Martinez and Gary Stager, Classroom Tinkers & Inventors Are you interested in promoting STE(A)M learning, student engagement, and creativity in your class and school? If you missed Google’s 2013 Maker Camp this summer, you can still check out the videos and projects… Read More