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Moderator Jessica Parker and Bay Area maker educators discuss the role of making in their K-12 settings and how they developed their own maker educator mindset. Panelists also share how they support their colleagues in developing a maker educator mindset and highlight opportunities for maker educator professional development, including the Maker Certificate Program at Sonoma State University. (Part two of a two-part series)

Guests for this webinar included:
Stephanie Chang, Director of Youth Engagement at the Maker Education Initiative
Julia Marrero, middle school Maker Educator and instructor in Sonoma State Maker Certificate Program
Sylvia Martinez, Invent to Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering in the Classroom
Jessica Parker, Associate Professor at Sonoma State University and Director of the Maker Certificate Program
Casey Shea, Instructor at Analy High School, founder of Project Make

Live Chat Archive
Click here to view and download a PDF version of the live chat conversation that happened during the webinar.

Resources
Making in K12 Settings (Part I)
Analy High School’s ProjectMake.org
Constructing Modern Knowledge Summer Institute
Flashlight Example
Invent To Learn Resources and Professional Development
Maker Ed’s Resource Library
Maker Ed G+ Community
Maker Corps
Maker VISTA
Makezine blogs on the Transformative Promise of Digital Design Tools
Sonoma State’s (SSU) Maker Certificate Program
SSU’s Maker Educator YouTube Channel
The Maker Mind: Jen Ryan at TEDxDirigo Generate
The Mindset of the Maker Educator
Girls Ignite
Tinkering
Sonoma County Office of Education Maker Education Resources
Constructing Modern Knowledge 14 Project Videos
The Art of Tinkering
Connected Learning Alliance

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