CSW’s offer a snapshot of #Nationofmaking across California

Today June 18th is an exciting day, with the first-ever Maker Faire at the White House, and President Barak Obama proclaiming, “If you can imagine it, then you can do it”. At Community Science Workshops across California, we’re participating in the National #DayofMaking in a variety of ways, including Tennis-Ball Aquifers, …

Equity in the Maker Movement: Techbridge and CSW Collaborate in the California Tinkering Network

There are organizations working to bring the experience of Making to kids from all backgrounds. Techbridge is participating in the California Tinkering Afterschool Network, a project funded by the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation and the National Science Foundation. This project is a partnership involving the Exploratorium,Discovery Science Center, Community Science Workshops, and Techbridge. Together we are learning how to design, implement, and study the expansion of Making in after-school programs serving youth in economically-marginalized communities.