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How Silicon Valley Influences Public School Curriculum
Natasha Singer wrote a few weeks ago in the New York Times about the impact Silicon Valley is having in and on public education. This is part of an ongoing series that I’ve... READ MORE
New TechShop model: licensing vs. standalone makerspaces
Make has republished the letter TechShop CEO Dan Woods to his membership in which he announces a change in focus from standalone membership-driven makerspaces to a licensed model inside existing institutions like schools:
Today... READ MORE
Book Review: Makers by Cory Doctorow
Mentorship in Making, Giant Sweet Potatoes, and Impulsivity: A Conversation with Allison Osberg
This guest post is by Zoë Wilkinson Saldaña, and was originally posted on her blog. Zoë is a graduate student at the University of Michigan School of Information, and... READ MORE