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MD078: Making the Case for K-12 Makerspace Development

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There is a feeling of newness that accompanies the start of every school year. However, there is something different this year. What’s different is the importance of K-12 librarians for students entering the Gig Economy. Librarians open up young minds to the world every day of the school year. They open up new pathways to …

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MD069: Improving Makerspace Development Can’t Wait

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The biggest challenge you will find when talking with a lot of community leaders is why they are content to wait for others to bring makerspace development to their community. Why won’t these community leaders fully engage in makerspace development. Communities around the country need the “work-structures” that makerspaces provide. You could make the case …

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MD060: Election is over, Time for More Makerspace Development

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As a makerspace developer, you probably wondered what you woke up to the day after the 2016 election. Let me start by warning you that the world has not changed. America still needs to find a way to empower to a larger creative class in order to meet challenges that we don’t even know about. …

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