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Designing for a Community of Makers

Posted by Guest Contributor on Jan 25, 2016 7:00:00 AM
by T.J. Edwards, director of Design and Engineering Programs, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School

Mount Vernon Presbyterian School in Sandy Springs, Georgia is in the midst of designing a Maker, Design, and Engineering program that will serve students in pre-K through 12th grade. Building on a strong foundation of design thinking and maker-ed, the upper school campus in particular is in the process of opening the HIVE, a new maker-community space. The design of both the program and the space is supported by the Mount Vernon Institute for Innovation, which serves as the R&D arm for Mount Vernon Presbyterian School and beyond.

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