The two sides of the brain illustrate left and right brain concepts--both are used to cultivate a maker mindset.

3 keys to cultivating the maker mindset

Two school tech leaders share how they planned their makerspace and are using the resulting maker mindset to inspire creativity and collaboration

When we dreamed of starting construction on a space where teachers and students alike could cultivate a maker mindset, our goals went beyond creating a dedicated makerspace. We wanted to empower our community, assure students that they were valued as individuals, and offer them opportunities to develop empathy and agency as problem-finders and creative problem-solvers.

We knew we could accomplish this with a designated space that celebrated creativity, emphasized process over
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