Hey kid — It’s Cool To Be Smart

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Last month I was helping to facilitate a Betabox experience in upstate South Carolina. The day’s topic was self-driving cars, and I was responsible for managing the Networking and Computer Science station within the experience. In this station, we challenge middle school students to enter a sequence of commands into command prompt … View Listing

Saving Christmas by Voiding Warranties

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The moment you open a toy and mess with its components you’ve voided that toy’s warranty. But sometimes that’s what is takes to save Christmas. Toy Adaptation & The Maker Movement I recently participated in a Toy Adaptation Workshop from Santa’s Little Hackers. The toy adaptation community is a network of organizations … View Listing