Second Annual Maker Education Regional Summit

Makey wants you


 

  “Creation is a fundamental of learning and there’s no better place for young people to learn, grow, create and innovate than in classrooms that adopt the maker education approach.”

– Sean Duffy, Founder, EdTech Austin


The Maker Education Regional Summit, organized by Austin Maker Educators and UTeach Maker with the support of Maker Faire Austin is the perfect place for Central Texas educators to learn more about and explore maker-centered learning.

 

The summit brings together a diverse cross-section of leaders in educational innovation to share expertise, resources, and experiences in leveraging the powerful ideas and tools of the Maker Movement in K-16 education.

This year’s event will feature hands-on workshops, demonstrations, roundtable discussions, and opportunities to network and connect with industry experts.

 

Who Should Attend: All educators, from novice to expert, who are passionate about providing authentic learning experiences for their students are invited!

 

Cost: Tickets are only $10.00 and include a complimentary entry pass for Maker Faire Austin, access the Maker Faire Friday evening happy hour gathering, and continuing education/professional development credit.

 

Date: Saturday, May 4th

 

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Location: The Palmer Event Center salons on the 2nd floor

 

Schedule: Will be published soon and includes sessions with the Thinkery, UTeach Maker, Texas State University, and more.

 

How to Register: It’s easy!

The first step is to reserve a spot by clicking the button below and providing some basic information in the form.

 

Then, about two weeks before Maker Faire Austin, you will receive a follow-up email with an Eventbrite link to formally register and pay for the summit. Also included in the link will be a code that you can redeem during Eventbrite checkout for your free entry into Maker Faire Austin.