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Amalgamated Debris Assemblage workshop/sculpture build

A hands on assemblage workshop experience for attendees and beyond, by 22 year self taught professional 'found object assemblage' sculptor, Jimmy Descant www.DeluxeWest.com I began my inclusion and instruction at

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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 more can we do to inspire more MAKE?

The maker movement has made great strides around the world. But we still have severe skills gaps. What more can be done to get more to pass on and teach? What can be done to get others to learn critical skills?

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Get $10k a month in free Google ads for your space, org, or event!

Get someone from the Google AdGrant program to NOMCON to help 501(c)3 orgs get started and get effective with adwords. This has a direct financial benefit to the orgs that participate and could provide a compelling

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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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