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Mentoring Guide for Women

Women in STEM fields often shy away from sharing their stories with the next generation. In this session, we will identify the six best practices for taking your experience as a MAKER or STEM professional and applying it

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John Saunders

John Saunders owns and operates Saunders Machine Works, a machine shop and manufacturer of machine shop tools and fixture plates. John also runs NYC CNC, the most popular YouTube channel on CNC machining and Fusion 360.

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Routine live webcasts (perhaps google hangouts) between makerspaces

Routine live webcasts (perhaps google hangouts) between makerspaces

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What are good MAKER Challenges?

To boost awareness and activities, MAKERspaces around the country have hosted maker challenges. What are some of the challenges that would be to replicate across the country?

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Mike Dawson

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Document Sessions

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Hi NOMCON Upon reviewing the published schedule, the scope of the conference agenda has prompted me to ask that NOMCON officials consider recording (audio, video, etc.) the lectures, discussions, and keynote

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Alice Shriver

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Encouraging Future AT Makers

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For three years, 505access have been working with a local (Albuquerque, NM) high school teacher to encourage thoughtful, accessible designs. Teacher, Aaron Jawson introduced ideas of accessibility to his freshmen

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Josh Ajima

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Making with Head, Hands and Heart

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Hands on exploration of constructivism and constructionism concepts using simple materials. Explore maker education teaching and learning strategies that promote learning with head, hands and heart.

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Tome Wilson

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Diversity and Inclusion Track

category: conference track

The Nation of Makers is a nation of individuals. We are proposing a track lead by experts that will showcase how NoM is dedicated to the ideals of diversity & inclusion. Speaker topics and workshops would include

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Jeanette Breton

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Making in Schools

category: conference track

Informal discussions and sharing of how schools are 'making' it happen. Idea sharing and mentoring each other on how making is happening and can happen in core subjects, electives and after-school. What programs and

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Andrew Coy

9points

Bus Routes to Santa Fe!

category: conference experience

We should have "bus routes" where a chartered 55-passenger bus picks up makers along pre-determined routes and drives them to the conference. This would probably be a lot cheaper than flying and most definitely a lot more

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