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Teens: Help OK Go Create Art… In Space!

Teens: Help OK Go Create Art… In Space!

The band OK Go is known for their amazing music videos. From elaborate chain reactions to using a car to create music, their work is always audaciously experimental. As a teacher, I love finding ways to incorporate their videos into my lessons. So when a chance meeting led to the possibility of OK Go and […]

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See a Light Show at Grand Central Station Celebrating Women in STEM

See a Light Show at Grand Central Station Celebrating Women in STEM

“Unseen Stars,” a light show celebrating women in STEM, will be projected onto the ceiling of Grand Central Station from September 19-21.

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National Week Of Making: Makers Shine Nation Wide

National Week Of Making: Makers Shine Nation Wide

As the week comes to an end, we look back at the wonderful results.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day with Women on a Mission

Celebrating International Women’s Day with Women on a Mission

Today is International Women’s Day, and with a theme of “Be Bold for Change,” we decided to reach out to some female makers who are effecting real, impactful change on the world.

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Make: Education Forum Highlights Hands-On Learning and Community Among Educators

Make: Education Forum Highlights Hands-On Learning and Community Among Educators

Over 300 educators convened at the Make: Education Forum at NYSCI the day before World Maker Faire.

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Maker Spotlight: Tracy Gray

Maker Spotlight: Tracy Gray

Name: Tracy Gray Home: Brooklyn, New York Makerspace: Sankofa Global Brings S.T.E.A.M. Makerspaces to YOU! Day Job: Education Consultant How’d you get started making? I became a Maker when I was a classroom teacher. Inquiry and project based learning was integral to all curricula. Whether we were studying butterflies, birds, the post office, the city, transportation, […]

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