What is a School Fab Lab Makerspace?
A School Fab Lab Makerspace is a STEAM, project-based, integrated education program based on the constructionism theory developed by Professor Seymour Papert at MIT Media Lab. It adapts the Fabrication Laboratory (Fab Lab), created by Professor Neil Gershenfeld at MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms to fit the needs and requirements of schools. School Fab Lab focuses on digital design, fabrication and robotics.
A recent Meet Up called “Mixed Reality in STEAM Education” had Fab Lab Connect co-founder running a workshop with the teachers of Brooklyn’s St. Joseph High School. Nader Shaterian introduced the brand new School Fab Lab A... Read more