Starting a Makerspace in the Library - Lessons by Sandy
I have been using centers in the library for several years now and absolutely love them. They work really well at giving students choices of activities to do after the lesson and checking out new books. Now that I have 50-minute library classes as part of the Special’s rotation, this has proven to... Read more
How to Start a Makerspace When You're Broke - Renovated Learning
You CAN start a makerspace even if you’re broke In my recent post on AASL Knowledge Quest, I decided to revisit and revamp a popular article that I wrote for the ISTE Librarians Network Scanner about starting a makerspace on a budget. Since writing that article in November 2014, I’ve talked to many more educators and continued to work on adding to and improving our makerspace. I felt like it was a good time to take a look at the issue again, as I’m still hearing people saying that they ...