• makers
  • Creating Community with Technology: Why Making Matters webinar series

    The ‘Maker Movement’ has the potential to re-energize learning and revitalize communities. Is it just a flash in the pan or will the Maker Movement continue to grow and infuse new energy into local manufacturing, agriculture and education? This webinar series will look at places and process of making, and how we can engage in […]

  • diy
  • Technology in, for, and with community 1 | Fab Ateneus, Barcelona

    Being based at a university, and working within the cooperative extension system, I’m always looking for models of community/university collaboration that exemplify a participatory engagement with citizens (Or, as some would put it- “stakeholder” engagement). And in our current era of makers and making, examples that integrate technology are especially of interest. And I always […]

  • digital literacy
  • Makers,making,diy and hacking citations

    As of December 9, 2014: Journal articles I’ve gathered around the topic of makers and making. Many read, a handful left to work through, and more to discover. Does not include books – update on those coming soon.   Bevan, B., Gutwill, J. P., Petrich, M., & Wilkinson, K. (2014). Learning Through STEM-Rich Tinkering: Findings […]