Maker Faire Education Day: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 (90-min tours. Group = 12-15 students + 1-2 chaperones.)
San Mateo, United States
MAKE and Intel provide a special educational opportunity for grades K-12,
a preview tour of Maker Faire Bay Area.
Thursday, May 17, 2012
11:00am - 2:00pm
Preview tours are 90 minutes long and will have staggered arrival and departure times.
Inspire your students at Education Day, a unique preview of Maker Faire Bay Area. On Thursday, May 17, 2012, students get a sneak peek at some of our exhibits and workshops as Maker Faire is being set up for the weekend. Students meet and interact with selected Makers, participate in activities, and get a glimpse of the setup process for this large-scale event.
ORDERING: The Tour Group package is valid for 12 to 15 students (age 18 and under) plus up to two adult chaperones. Tip: If you have 60 students, order 4 of these, not one of these and 45 add-ons. One adult chaperone must accompany 10 children, which will be free of charge on Thursday; adults in excess of this ratio must purchase additional tickets. If you would like to submit payment through a purchase order, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
All attendees (students, teachers, and adult chaperones) must agree to the items listed below. We have created a PDF form to send home with students for parent/guardian signatures, available in English and Spanish.
1346 Saratoga Drive
MAKE Magazine and Maker Media
MAKE is the first magazine devoted entirely to Do-It-Yourself (DIY) technology projects. MAKE unites, inspires, informs, and entertains a growing community of resourceful people who undertake amazing projects in their backyards, basements, and garages. MAKE celebrates your right to tweak, hack, and bend any technology to your will. MAKE is published quarterly by Maker Media, Inc., that also produces the wildly popular Make: Online (www.makezine.com), the Maker Shed online store for DIY kits, books, and more (www.makershed.com), and the world's biggest DIY festival, Maker Faire (www.makerfaire.com).
"The Maker movement has brought the pre-1970s world of basement workshops and amateur tinkering into the digital age." -- The New York Times