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How to get Teachers excited about Making

February 2nd, 2020

Positive effects on learning capabilities of potential dropout students Being a Maker for many years working in different schools with different making projects for the last 8 years I found out that especially those students with difficulties in motivating themselves for subjects like maths, languages or in going to school in general are very keen […]

Using technology to motivate young people

May 17th, 2019

The phenomenon of early school leaving is a complex problem that involves several dimensions of social life, very often strictly linked to social contest marked by poverty and exclusion. But there are also reasons that arise from personal factors, family matters, learning difficulties and more generally, how the school education system is organised and the […]

From small to big making projects

March 9th, 2019

The last weeks our team spent a lot of time interviewing teachers and experts in the field of Making and we found out that the field we’re searching in is just about to start to work with maker based tools and activities, but making is hardly integrated in the standard curriculum yet. Up to now […]