Educators from the Exploratorium Tinkering Studio and the Lighthouse Community Public Schools explored how out-of-school Making and Tinkering programs could support learning that flowed into the school day. After he was impressed by seeing his friend Katrina using a soldering iron in the after-school tinkering program, sixth-grader Stephan decided to … [Read more...]
About Aaron Vanderwerff
Aaron Vanderwerff is the Director of Learning at the Maker Education Initiative in Oakland, California. Formerly, he was the Creativity Lab Director at Lighthouse Community Public Schools in Oakland, California.