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Nicholas Provenzano
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Stop Trying to Assess Making #MakerEd #MakerMentality
The other day, I was doing a webinar for littleBits and I was asked a question I often receive when talking about Makerspaces. "How do you assess the making that happens in a Makerspace?" This question and slight variations often come up because we are a sy...
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Assessing Making #MakerEd #MakerMentality
The other day, I was doing a webinar for littleBits and I was asked a question I often receive when talking about Makerspaces. "How do you assess the making that happens in a Makerspace?" This question and slight variations often come up because we are a sy...
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Hacking And Making Are Best Friends! #MakerEd
One of the things that I love about Making is taking something older and doing something different with it or altering it in some way. I've done this in many different ways over the past few years. One that stands out is turning this old rotary phone into a...
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Retro Making #MakerEd
One of the things that I love about Making is taking something older and doing something different with it or altering it in some way. I've done this in many different ways over the past few years. One that stands out is turning this old rotary phone into a...
Retro Making #MakerEd
Retro Making #MakerEd
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Applied Robotics for Middle School from @WonderWorkshop #MakerEd
I've seen my students play with Dash and Dot as well as the Cue  from Wonder Workshop over the past school year. They had so much fun working with the Sketch Kit  and learning to code to create art. They loved it so much, they featured it on their new YouTu...
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New Episodes of The Maker Mentality Podcast! #MakerEd #EdChat
Hello Makers! There 8 brand new episodes of the Maker Mentality Podcast available right now! I've been thinking about starting a new podcast for quite some time. I had fun with my NerdyCast and people asked if there was a chance for a new episode down the l...
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What would your letter say? #EdChat
I took some time to reflect on my first few years of teaching and was thinking about the advice I would give myself. Here is the letter I would write to First Year Nick. Hello Nick, You do not realize it now, but you are in a for a world class butt-kicking....
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The Maker Mentality Podcast #MakerEd #MakerMentality
Hello Makers! I've been thinking about starting a new podcast for quite some time. I had fun with my NerdyCast and people asked if there was a chance for a new episode down the line. I thought I would try something new and have a Maker focused show that all...
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The Maker Mentality Podcast #MakerEd #MakerMentality
Hello Makers! I've been thinking about starting a new podcast for quite some time. I had fun with my NerdyCast and people asked if there was a chance for a new episode down the line. I thought I would try something new and have a Maker focused show that all...
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Transcendentalists and the Maker Mentality #MakerEd #EngChat
One of my favorite parts of teaching American Literature was the Transcendentalism unit. American Literature was taken by Sophomores and I thought the this unit was perfectly placed to help these budding adults figure out the world around them. For those un...
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