So proud to have worked on this project with the team at Leeds University. Research centred around interviews and workshops with Y8 & Y9 students, teachers, heads and community makers … Continue reading Research published: A year’s #MakerEd in Leeds’ schools
Preparing for the unknown: Next week I’ll be facilitating an Ada Day with a group of students who’s activities will be centred around student voice and digital making. They’ll be … Continue reading Soldering on to connect #MakerEd plans
Looking for a project with a social good theme and to build on resilience? Perhaps signposting girls towards STEAM through inspiring female role models? And support to make classroom connections or … Continue reading Shake Your #STEAM Power
Robots, clocks, game making, Pygame and musical compositions with Sonic Pi. This month’s jam was a blend of personalised projects and inspiration through collaboration. We got the chance to do a … Continue reading Leeds Raspberry Jam, 6th July 2016
We’ve been connecting ideas with straws to understand what a simple machine is and using design thinking to develop complex skills. With a maker kit of Strawbees to support innovations to … Continue reading Flying Ninja Catapult and other simple machines
I managed to pop into the Scrap Leeds Creative Reuse Art Project in Farsley this week, having heard so much about their amazing projects and space in the city. Wow, … Continue reading Exploring recycled treasure at Scrap Leeds
Absolutely not? But could it mean more Maker style Meet ups as we move forward? When the team from York Hack Space joined us at this weekend’s Raspberry Jam our Maker … Continue reading Does more noise mean more collaboration at the Leeds’ Raspberry Jam?