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Making makers

Author: AnnMarie P Thomas
Publisher: Sepastopol, CA : Maker Media, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This is a book for parents and other educators -- both formal and informal, who are curious about the intersections of learning and making. Through stories, research, and data, it builds the case for why it is crucial to encourage today's youth to be makers -- to see the world as something they are actively helping to create. For those who are new to the Maker Movement, some history and introduction is given as well  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: AnnMarie P Thomas
ISBN: 1457183749 9781457183744
OCLC Number: 873985566
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 145 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / Dale Dougherty --
Makers --
Curiosity --
Playfulness --
Risk --
Responsibility --
Persistence --
Resourcefulness --
Generosity --
Optimism --
Maker moms/dads/teachers/neighbors/friends --
Appendix: The makers in this book.
Other Titles: Make: :
Make (Sebastopol, Calif.)
Responsibility: AnnMarie Thomas.

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This is a book for parents and other educators - both formal and informal, who are curious about the intersections of learning and making. Through stories, research, and data, it builds the case for  Read more...

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