Maker Monday

Maker Monday: Let’s make leaf print art

This Maker Monday “Let’s Try” video teaches kids to get creative with beautiful fall leaves!

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Maker Monday: Let’s make shaving cream prints

This easy DIY Maker Monday project can be done with items you likely have around the house.

Maker Monday: Let’s try making flower crowns

Enjoy this flower-filled DIY project!

Back-to-school guide: 4 great ways to get kids ready for the school year

These four easy moves can help kids feel ready for a great school year ahead.

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Kidsburgh on KDKA: Great maker activities for the final weeks of summer

Check out these fun and easy maker activities for kids.

Remake Learning

Career Ready PA events connect kids with potential paths toward their futures

During the month of May, thousands of students and families attended more than 100 Career Ready PA events as part of Remake Learning Days.

summer BOOST

Pittsburgh Public Schools summer programming gives students a BOOST from pandemic learning losses

PPS’s Summer BOOST program was created to address pandemic learning loss. Details here.

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Maker Monday: Let’s try collage!

Let your little ones get super-creative with magazine pages, newspapers or even junk mail.

summer camp

14 summer camps in Pittsburgh for kids who love science and technology

From filmmaking and robotics to environmental science and so much more, these camps are great for STEM fun and learning.

Startable empowers entrepreneurial kids to turn ideas into businesses

“We want them constantly looking at different things and thinking, ‘What can I make out of that?’ Or, ‘Here’s a problem; how do I fix that?’”

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Maker Monday: How to make your own knitting loom and start knitting

Any day is a fun time for a Maker Monday activity.

Future Ready Career Centers

Future Ready Career Centers are on display this week across Pennsylvania

Four Future Ready Centers will be host showcase events this week during Remake Learning Days. Details here.

remaking tomorrow

With help from KnowledgeWorks and SLB Radio, local teens take over the Remaking Tomorrow podcast

“From a young person’s perspective, how do they think about equity?” Find out on Remaking Tomorrow.

Maker Monday: Let’s try making our own watercolor paints from old markers

Maker Monday fun: Did you know you could create new colors of paint from dried up markers? Here’s how.

With $15,000 grant, WQED Steeltown Film Academy develops content for kids, created by kids

Each grant recipient is tasked to collaborate with kids to create public media content for tweens and teens.

remake learning days

During Remake Learning Days in Westmoreland County, free events bring fun with robots, environmental chemistry and more

During Remake Learning Days (May 12-23 in southwestern PA), Norwin schools will host six events in Westmoreland County.

Remake Learning Days runs through May 23 with more than 175 hands-on learning events

The Remake Learning Days festival begins in Southwestern PA on May 12. Get all the details here.

Carnegie’s Library Park is now open: Here’s why you should visit

Library Park opens up the front entrance of the “Carnegie Carnegie” with a long green lawn screened by 25 new trees.

pandemic learning gap

Student-teachers and K-12 students help each other close pandemic learning gaps

This program provides “high-dosage” tutoring to K-12 students in under-resourced neighborhoods, while giving student-teachers hours of hands-on tutoring experience.

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Maker Monday: Let’s Try Building With Cardboard! 

Check out this week’s Maker Monday craft project.


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