noun: makerspace; plural noun: makerspaces
a place in which people with shared interests, especially in computing or technology, can gather to work on projects while sharing ideas, equipment, and knowledge.
“the makerspace is equipped with coding robots, art supplies, building toys, and more”
The landscape of digital learning is ever-changing. Schools invest a lot of money and time into school technology, in the name of better student achievement and increased student engagement. However, there are differing views as to which kinds of digital learning experiences pay the highest dividends in the name of student achievement. Student achievement can be defined as higher test scores, readiness for the workforce, attendance and graduation rates, college entry, and engagement in learning. While all these goals are inarguably positive goals for students, school i (more…)