Looking for easy ways to spark collaboration and creativity in your learning space? Look no further than whiteboard surfaces, says maker educator Diana Rendina. From dry-erase tables to removable sticky tiles, there are myriad ways you can inspire kids to learn and create.
Makerspace Space Design
Free Download: Furniture and Space Planning Guide Deciding you want to create a makerspace is easy. Figuring out what it’s going to look like can be the tricky part. No matter how much space you have to work with, this makerspace guide will help you identify the needs of your users and get ideas for the…
Free Download: How to Start a Makerspace Guide Stop thinking about creating a makerspace and start implementing one! Download Demco’s How to Start a Makerspace Guide to jump-start your makerspace journey. You’ll find tips and advice from experts on the following topics: Planning your space Securing funding Getting buy-in from students and staff Low-tech makerspace ideas High-tech…
[VIDEO] Maker educator Nick Provenzano teamed up with Demco’s interior design experts to create three separate spaces for making that follow the design process. Read about his schools’ new tools and furnishings and take a video tour of the space.
Deciding you want to create a makerspace is easy. Figuring out what it’s going to look like can be the tricky part. Read on for tips from Nicholas Provenzano, aka The Nerdy Teacher, about how to develop your creation space. Get advice on gaining more space in your library, considering instructional needs and choosing furniture for your space.
See how Demco’s design team executed an award-winning learning commons design that meets the needs of today’s learners and educators.
You’re ready to start creating your makerspace, but what kind of furniture and seating will you need? Use this handy checklist to help you decide how you will you use your space and what you need to think about when choosing furnishings.
Learn how you can harness new education strategies and transform your children’s library into an interactive STEAM learning environment.
Library makerspaces come in many forms and offer places to tinker, develop work skills or invent. What are your makerspace goals? Check out 4 essential considerations and the latest products.
The teens involved in every step of the planning process for The Mix helped make this teen zone the place to be. Explore the results as Manager Cathy Cormier takes us on a virtual tour of the multiple areas of SFPL’s teen zone, their uses and the tools they feature.