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"Windtrain" workshop

Education Hong Kong Maker Culture School STEAM STEM

"Windtrain" workshop

We had a lot of fun teaching how to make wind-powered robots "Windtrain" to the students of Stamford American International School. This is the slideshow we used to teach the workshop. If you are interested to book this workshop, please get in touch! 

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"Performative Architecture" workshop with Stamford American International School

Education Kids Maths STEAM STEM

"Performative Architecture" workshop with Stamford American International School

We had a lot of fun teaching math and geometry to the kids of Stamford International School at their Central location. Here is a small video we made to document this event and promote future events: This is the slideshow we used to teach the workshop. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1E9I3LiwNJuxGJ-SR5o9gfdGqD2mPwNPdAFtXZiNXwms/edit?usp=sharing If you are interested to book this workshop, get in touch!

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Job: Operations Manager

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Job: Operations Manager

Operations Manager, MakerBay Location: Tsuen Wan and PMQ, Hong Kong Full-time or Part-time. Start Date: Immediately - open ended May 2018 About MakerBayMakerBay is the first large-scale independent makerspace tailored for the creative community in Hong Kong. We believe that innovative technology should contribute to the benefit of our society and our environment. We provide a large co-working space, diverse range of tools, value-added services and a vibrant community. We are home to some of the most promising hardware startups in the region. We provide comprehensive Maker Education to both children and adults. Find out more about us at www.makerbay.org. Overview of the Role MakerBay is a...

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MakerBay Tsuen Wan construction - Progress Report

Construction MakerBay Tsuen Wan

MakerBay Tsuen Wan construction - Progress Report

https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model/761e6158-cbcb-4cf8-b161-30b90455d3ac/MakerBay-Tsuen-Wan-building-in-3D-Inaccurate Niles Mak made some great renders of how the space will eventually look like.  The Reception (ground floor)The goal is to make a very comfortable space, that will feel more like a clubhouse. A social place to relax, with tea, coffee, snacks, sofas, music... The workshop  (ground floor)You will find a bigger workshop than in Yau Tong, with a more functional layout, with a clear separation between wood and metal work. We are also dedicating a larger area for recycling. A big portion of the workshop will be dedicated to air treatment so that the amount of dust in the...

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Maker Education in Finland - Sisu!

Maker Education in Finland - Sisu!

This is a sharing from our instructor Maria after her trip in Finland visiting local schools. Throughout the 9 days tour leaded by the Learning By Doing Academy team and accompanied by 20 teachers and school administrators from The Mission Covenant Church Holm Glad No. 2 Primary School, we discovered, reflected and came up with cool ideas that can bring back to implement at our primary school. Question: In this Finland trip, what surprises you? Maria: I was amazed by the strong autonomy from students. For example, the first class I observed is a grade 2 Finnish language class. The teacher spend around...

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