The surprising thing Google learned about its employees — and what it means for today’s students

Article by Cathy N. Davidson The conventional wisdom about 21st-century skills holds that students need to master the STEM subjects –science, technology, engineering, and mathematics – and learn to code as well because that’s where the jobs are. It turns out that is a gross simplification of what students need to know and be able […]

Five common mistakes to avoid when building a maker space in your school

This article is an abridged transcript of a segment of ‘We Make the Future’ featuring Nicholas Provenzano. Listen to the whole episode here.  Nicholas Provenzano has been in education for the past 16 years. He’s a Google Certified Educator, Raspberry Pi Certified Educator, a TEDEd Innovative Educator, and was recognised as an Emerging Leader by ASCD. He has […]