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Maker: Papercraft & Chemistry

Papercraft & Chemistry Week of 4/20/2015 Consider this an open request for ideas using Minecraft as a vessel for making and learning new things. There is so much potential within the game itself, but the way it has captivated so many young minds is truly fascinating. We have a few young Makers in our ranks that are obsessed with the…

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Maker: Don’t Hate, Collaborate

Don’t Hate, Collaborate October 21, 2013 I recently read an article in the Arts Education Policy Review that called for a re-positioning of creativity in education. The article foretold the dangers of our disappearing arts programs in schools and the need for a broader definition of the arts, one that left the confines of a “subject” and became integrated throughout…

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