World Maker Faire New York 2013

Pre-Fabbers: Maker Spaces and Fab Labs as Sites for Developing STEM Capacities for Children Under Six

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Saturday11:30 AM12:00 PM

Presenting insights gained from research conducted during the summer of 2013 examining informal learning practices and sites aimed building STEM capacities in children 6 years old and younger. This includes methods at the intersection of Inquiry-Based Learning, Project-Based Learning and Maker Ed employed in museums, Fab Labs, and Maker Spaces.n


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Xavier Leonard — Design | Research | Telecommunications and Community Technology Advocacy

Xavier Leonard does design, research and advocacy in communal and community technologies. A graduate of Columbia University, he was the founding director of the Heads on Fire Fab Lab.