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Presentation Title: Sending the Invitation: Getting kids to use Makerspaces
Your Name and Title: Susan Hefley, Media Resource Specialist
Library, School, or Organization Name: Malvern Elementary, McKinney ISD
Co-Presenter Name(s): Tonya Hinkebein, Media Resource Specialist, Burks Elementary, McKinney ISD
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: McKinney, Texas
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): K-5
Short Session Description (one line): When do kids use the Makerspace? How do you advertise? Learn tips and tricks to get kids using your Makerspace and making the most of this opportunity.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): What strategies and best practices do you use to get students to visit and use the Makerspace? Learn how we have set up a successful pass system, how we advertise and collaborate on new Makerspace challenges.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1aj2aK0Fl7V7Dk0ddbfal7pTQy4OOJWMhD6EcoCeRneU/edit?usp=sharing
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