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The Tinker Trailer is an innovative makerspace – in a trailer. It is designed to be towed to any location to take making to new places. The equipment and materials in the Tinker Trailer can be customized the age level of the audience and goals of the school or community center.

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The maker movement has gained steam in the past decade - but who can be credited with its success? In this blog post, we will pay tribute to Dale Dougherty, the founder of Make Magazine and a pioneer in the maker movement.

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The making that occurs in a makerspace exists on a spectrum.  Beyond the normal questions about cost, professional development and makerspace design, we get asked ‘what will students do?’ That is where the Spectrum of Making comes into play.

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