What is MAKERSPACE it!?


/ˈmākərˌspās/ it!

noun: MAKERSPACE it!

  1. a virtual place in which students with shared interests, especially in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, & Math (STEAM) , can gather to work on projects while sharing ideas, resources, and knowledge.

MAKERSPACE it! Purpose

MAKERSPACE it! was created to provide a space for students to come and make. Creating a physical Makerspace in a classroom can take up space, money, and resources. By creating a Makerspace that is 100% virtual and FREE, students can engage in hands-on exploration of STEAM related fields and activities.

We are constantly updating and adding new resources so that students and teachers are not having to search the web for top quality resources. If you come across a resource, website, or app that you believe should be added, please fill out the Feedback form.

Makerspace Websites for Teachers:

What is a Makerspace? https://www.makerspaces.com/what-is-a-makerspace/

Makerspace For Education: http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makerspace.html

Defining Makerspaces: What the Research Says: http://www.renovatedlearning.com/2015/04/02/defining-makerspaces-part-1/

What is the Point of a Makerspace? https://www.cultofpedagogy.com/makerspace/