Schmaker Activity 2

I hope you’re all enjoying the start of the Schmaker program and have begun to see the world differently through design! If you haven’t yet started, click here for the first Schmaker activity about the “Maker Mind,” and if you need a little inspiration, click here to view some examples from your colleagues. We’ve also had…

Schmaker Activity 1 Responses

Here are a few responses received from the first Schmaker activity on the “Maker Mind.” If you’ve done the Parts, Purposes, Complexities exercise, please send me your sketches and notes to be posted here as well! Steve Amann took apart a flashlight: Lee Kladky examined a toilet tank: 1. Toilet handle – push down on toilet…

Paper Costumes

The fifth grade created costumes out of paper grocery bags  for the fractured fairytale – The Princess and the Pea, this year’s Spring Performance.  

Schmaker 2016!

This year, we’re starting a new summer program for faculty professional development called Schmaker (Summer Challenge Maker)! The goal of this program is to introduce you to design thinking methods and increase your awareness of design in the world around you. This program, just as Techsplorations was in the past, is completely voluntary and can…