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Monday, May 8 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
IdeaLab Table 08: The Making of Makerspaces at Lynnfield Public Schools

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Interested in establishing a makerspace in your school library, but not sure where to start? Come hear from two Lynnfield library media specialists who started this journey almost two years ago. Information on where to begin, funding, and community outreach will be shared. We will also share lessons learned along the way, as well as best practices and tools for both the elementary and high school level.

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Janice Alpert

Library Media Specialist, Lynnfield High School
Janice Alpert is in her 21st year as the Library Media Specialist at Lynnfield High School. She has a Masters Degree in Library Science from Simmons College and a Masters Degree in Education with a concentration in English from Tufts University. Her certifications include Library... Read More →
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Alex Caram

Library Media Specialist, Town of Lynnfield
Alex Caram is the library media specialist at the Summer Street School in Lynnfield. She loves children's literature, collaborating with teachers and using technology with students. Follow her on Twitter @librarycaram to see student work and makerspace happenings.

Monday May 8, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
Hyannisport East & West 2nd Floor