Tag Archives: Maker Education

My Mag Article: The Maker Movement is Transforming Education

  This is my 125th blogpost.  It’s been an incredible experience writing for a public audience in a blogging format.  Despite my affinity for many things “tech-related”, I must say there is nothing that compares to seeing your writing published … Continue reading

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Program your holiday sweater!

See my sweater in action in the above youtube clip. It took a LOT of persevering, but I was finally successful at adding some “sparkle” to my sweater.  This was accomplished by sewing down a programmable micro-controller (an Arduino Floraboard) and … Continue reading

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Design Thinking Stage 2: Ideation

        Ideation This is week 3 of the Design Thinking course by Eduro.  Last week, we looked at the first stage of Design Thinking and that was Empathy.  This week, we look at the second stage and … Continue reading

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