ISTE ’17: Maker Maven Has Everything You Need To Get Started With Your Schools Make Space
More and more schools are joining the maker movement. Having a maker space in school provides a functional, working, creative space to help students bring projects to life through STEAM. Maker Maven equips customers with all of the latest information, resources and tools available to help their partners schools bring their maker spaces to life.
Maker Maven wants teachers and student to be able to Unbox and Start Making™ that’s why their curated kits have everything needed to jump in and get started. They’ve partnered with some of the premiere companies in the STEM/STEAM space. For instance Maker Maven’s Ultimate Maker Kit Plus includes Sphero SPRK robots, Ozobots, Bloxels, Scribbler 3D pens, Makedo, Makey Makey, Buddha Board, Strawbees, Google Cardboard, and more. Maker Maven even provides ideas and guides for teachers and students to get started.
“We’ve partnered with the best companies in STEAM education to provide you with a variety of high tech and low tech maker activities suited for learners of all ages. Our STEAM based activities encourage creativity, collaboration, communication, and critical thinking which are all essential skills needed for 21st century learning. Our curriculum-friendly task cards provide guidance for both learners and facilitators.” the company said.
For teachers that aren’t too sure what to do next, Maker Maven offers customized professional development sessions that cover everything from starting a maker space to in depth looks at projects students can make. Their professional development sessions are hands on and immersive allowing teachers to have a better understanding of what to do next.
With a fully stocked maker space and teachers with the right training to help facilitate a creative growing mind, students can reach new heights in creativity, STEM/STEAM and perhaps even discover their future career. Maker Maven makes sure schools and libraries are set up to be successful..
You can check out the Maker Maven team at ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, June 25th-28th, booth #2559 and online at makermaven.net