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Northeast Ohio Maker Users Group

“My head is still spinning from everything I am learning from the Maker’s Group. It’s like I opened a window into a future that I had no idea existed.”

— Dyan Boli Art, CMS, Coventry Schools

UPCOMING MEETINGS

Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017

Topics: To be announced.

 

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April 18, 2017

Jan. 10, 2017

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1750 Campus Center Drive
Kent, OH 44240-5191

Join fellow colleagues at this informal get together and share knowledge, resources and experience on all things Maker. Whether you are in the planning stages or have a space that is going at full STEAM ahead you will find this group beneficial. Each meeting will include time to try out new activities and resources. Pizza and soft drinks will be provided.

 

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Below please find members of our Maker User Group that are happy to network with you if you have questions.

Name Location Description Contact
Samantha Capthorne Steetsboro City Schools  

scopthorne@rockets.sparcc.org

Fiona Casida Copley Fairlawn City Schools

Fiona Casida is the Coordinator K-12 Library & Media Services. She is presently learning more about Makerspaces and ways to incorporate them throughout the district.

Fiona.Casida@copley-fairlawn.org

Tom Hammond University of Akron / Wayne College Tom Hammond runs the Wayne College Makerspace. Most recently they introduced a brand new Maker Lounge.

tjh1@uakron.edu

Anthony Luscre ZT learn.com    
Anne Riede Old Trail School Anne Riede is a Technology Integration Specialist at Old Trail School. They are just getting underway with a Makerspace.

ariede@oldtrail.org

Barry Romich Romich Foundation

Romich Foundation provides financial support for various programs including school STEM programs. Get for more info.

bromich@aol.com

Joe Slifka LaBrae Schools Joe Slifka is a technology teacher at LaBrae Local Schools. He runs an outstanding robotics  unit that integrates seamlessly with class curriculum.

joeslifka@gmail.com

Sarah Wallace CMSD Mobile Fab Lab Sarah is the coordinator of the Cleveland Mobile Fab Lab. She has a wealth of knowledge and ideas for Makerspaces.

sarahpwallace15@gmail.com

Robin Wisner Romlich Foundation   robin4kids.com
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