maker faire

A Maker Faire is an event created by Make magazine to celebrate arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset.

 

A fantastic attendance at the first FabLearn education conference in the Netherlands: about 800 people from education and libraries visited this day on September 28!

 

During the first FabLearn conference in the Netherlands six research papers were published on maker education.

 

The personal highlights of Karien Vermeulen at the FabLearn education conference in Eindhoven on 28 September. With international speakers, masterclasses, 45 education providers, break-out sessions, paper presentations and more!

 

Have a look which makers, innovators and speakers were part of the programme of the first Dutch Fablearn education conference.

 

We interviewed Karien Vermeulen about the importance of maker education and learning by making. It connects children's creativity with technology in order to contribute to knowledge construction instead of knowledge transfer.

 

Are you passionate about creativity, technology and maker education? Visit the FabLearn Conference in September.

 

Behind all the maker spaces at the public libraries in Amsterdam lies a tireless team of manufacturing coaches.

 

The biggest Maker festival of the Netherlands is coming up. Everyone who wants to learn by making, is welcome.

 

At the Garage Notweg, a former garage in the western parts of Amsterdam, the Makers Festival 2013 was held on 30 November.

 

Sylvia Todd is “big on the Internet.” The 11-year-old science star has already received more than 1.5 million hits on her YouTube series.