Marker-Centered Learning (Benefits (Makers are playful. (whimsical, not…
Simple skill Building
Developing a Sense of Identity
Identity Building based on Confidence
Developing an Increased Sense of Confidence
I can do it Attitude
Understand that they have the Power to Make Change
Seeing Oneself as an Agent of Change
Makers are playful.
not afraid to try "out of the box" ideas
collaborate with others
Makers are curious.
pursue projects that they personally find interesting
Makers take on responsibility.
Makers are resourceful.
Makers are willing to take on risk.
Try new things.
Makers are optimistic.
Believe they can make a difference.
Access the Internet to find information and instruction
Students as Teachers
Teaching One Another
Teaching the Teacher
Teaching the Community
Raw Tools and Materials
Incorporate Tools and Materials from Multiple Disciplines
Encouraged to learn from physical interactions