World Maker Faire New York 2013

Making in the Classroom: Reports from the front lines

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Saturday4:00 PM5:00 PM

This panel will gather several outstanding K-12 educators who are using making in their classrooms. We will share some of our favorite student projects and talk about the benefits and challenges of having a makerspace for a classroom.

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Jaymes Dec — Fab Lab Integrator

Marymount School

Maker, Teacher, and Fab Lab Integrator at Marymount School NYC; proud NYU ITP Grad, founder ; NAIS Teacher of the Future

Ryan Cain — Science Teacher

The Bedford Village School

Elementary Science Teacher in Brooklyn, NY

Tracy Rudzitis — Middle School Digital Media Teacher

The Computer School (MS 245) NYC

Educator @ The Computer School NYC. Scratch, Logo, Robotics, Animation, Video, programming for kids. RoboExpo-NYC Scratch Day-NYC, MakerSpace

Jim Tiffin Jr. — Director of Academic Technologies

The Harley School

EdTech Director, STEAM educator & instructor in K-20 settings. More importantly though: husband to one, father of four, training a puppy, suspicious of the cat.

Josh Burker — Teacher

Greenfarms Academy

Helping elementary students figure out the world using technology.

Sean Wheeler

The Engine School

Teacher, @teachinghumans, #wikiseat, interested in Language Arts, Tech, Design, The Digital Age, and Networked Learning. Dad, Husband, Non-Golfer