ITEM Fall Conference 2015

October 1, 2015 to October 3, 2015
ITEM is Minnesota’s professional organization for all school library media specialists, technology coordinators and specialists, technology integrationists, and anyone else is interested in application of information and technology to learning.

Raising Makers: Engaging Learners in a Library Media Center's MakerSpace

In our ever changing educational environment, the role of the library media center is transforming. Where once it was a quiet place to do research or read a book, the media center is becoming a much more vibrant, active learning place. Come discover and discuss ideas of how to reimagine the learning space in the library media center, making it the heart of the school. Talk about using flexible spaces, creative opportunities such as MakerSpaces, and other strategies to support innovation in your schools.