Transcending Learning Tools

Have I ever told you how lucky I am?  Over the last week, I’ve gone from a Design Thinking for School Innovation course to our school’s Arts Week where I got to hang out with some incredi...

Maker Club – A New Beginning

Let me start by saying a know nothing about what I’m talking about.  Nothing.  Nada.  Niente.  But then again, that’s why I like learning with kids.  I’m not a teacher.  I̵...

Maker Club – Up and Running

The great experiment has begun.  Not sure where it will go and what success will look like at this point, but that’s half the adventure!  We officially have a Maker Club at St. George’s....

3D Printing – Thoughts and Discoveries

Well, our Learning Commons has had our 3D printer for just over two months now.  I will have to put up a gallery of photos of objects that we’ve made, but this morning I thought that I’d ...

3D Printing – Progress thus far

I can’t believe that it’s been two weeks since I started working with the 3D printer.  The wind-up to school heading into the Christmas break has been unusually hectic and, while I’...

3D Printing – My Rookie Day

Regular readers will know that I’ve been thinking a lot about 3D printing in the context of the school learning commons for some time.  Well, ours got delivered yesterday and I have printed my ...