Schedule at a Glance

Why the Maker Movement Matters in Education
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM:
Room: Sheraton Ballroom V
Format: Concurrent Session - 60 Minutes
Brief Session Description: The next revolution in education will be made, not televised. This dynamic speech by long-time friends and colleagues of Seymour Papert explores how his ideas translate to a movement that is transforming STEAM education worldwide. In honor of Papert's passing, we'll show practical strategies to bring maker technologies to students so the things they learn will stick with them!

We'll show some new inexpensive technologies that can have a huge impact on kids at almost all grade levels.