Tags Makerspace

Five ways makerspaces can support classroom learning

by Stacey Pusey • 2 years ago

Commentary: edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey recounts how students from Vermont shared ways tech-centric spaces have enhanced their educations.

University of Rhode Island readies for 'first of its kind' artificial intelligence lab

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

With the lab housed in the library and not the computer science department, the goal is to broaden the conversation about AI.

New cyber facility to push major research advances at small South Dakota university

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The "MadLabs" facility — which will have labs devoted to different research areas — will open to students, faculty and researchers in the fall of 2019.

NextGen Leader Eddie Sawyer emphasizes coding, makerspaces in Washington district

by Corinne Lestch • 3 years ago

Sawyer, who works in Vancouver Public Schools, says the district has come a long way in deploying technology and teaching about it.

Research + Design Center expands Massachusetts school's unusual commitment to tech

by Corinne Lestch • 3 years ago

Beaver Country Day School's new facility, which spans 38,000 square feet, allows students grades 6-12 to build projects and work collaboratively.

CoSN leaders find edtech entrepreneurship beyond U.S. borders

by Irene Spero • 3 years ago

Commentary: Following a trip to New Zealand, which is recognized for its “future skills education,” CoSN executive reflects on the international exchange.

Colleges urged to bolster creative side of students' digital literacy

by Wyatt Kash • 3 years ago

Students know how to consume digital content, but need more help learning to create and use it in the workplace, New Media Consortium study says.

25 innovators and innovations that changed education over the last 25 years

by EdScoop Staff • 3 years ago

CoSN and EdScoop announce the creation of a K-12 EdTech Time Capsule — and the people, products and trends the edtech community voted to include in it.

EdTech Hero: Darshell Silva urges Rhode Island's educators to embrace edtech

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Silva has trained hundreds of teachers, librarians and school administrators in technology integration and blending learning.