Exploring Makerspaces

Digital Learning - GWAEA

Interested in the Maker Movement?

This course is designed for educators who would like to investigate starting a makerspace in their classroom or school. This is an introductory course. It is specifically designed for teachers who want to take the first steps towards facilitating the Maker Movement. Participants will learn both low tech and high tech activities for student use in a makerspace.

Assignment Due: 03/03/2016

Audience: PreK-12 Teachers, Teacher Librarians, Curriculum & Technology Directors, Administrators, AEA Staff

Format: Lecture/Discussion, Hands On

Registration: Complete registration form or register electronically

Registration Deadline: 02/01/2016 06:00 AM


  • A materials fees of $40 is included in other fees.
  • Total for Renewal $65
  • Registration is not complete until all fees are paid in full.

Credit: R - 1 Sem. Hrs.

Instructor(s): Amber Bridge & Jason Marshall



12:30 PM-3:30 PM

Grant Wood AEA Northern Facility

4401 6th Street S.W.
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

02/08/2016 & 02/15/2016 & 02/25/2016 & 03/03/2016

4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Asynchronous Online Learning

02/11/2016 & 02/18/2016 & 02/22/2016 & 02/29/2016

4:00 PM-6:00 PM

Grant Wood AEA Northern Facility

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About Us

The Grant Wood Digital Learning Team works with AEA 10 schools to help them integrate technology in the classroom. We work with teachers and administrators on-site, and at Grant Wood facilities. Each school district is assigned a Technology Consultant from the Digital Learning Team to help facilitate the ways in which we can help schools improve teaching and learning with technology.