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Maker-Centered Learning

Now available—Agency by Design’s new book, Maker-Centered Learning: Empowering Young People to Shape their Worlds.

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AbD Oakland Fellowship

Meet this year’s project Fellows in Oakland, CA in a blog post by Oakland Leadership Team member Brooke Toczylowski

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AbD Online Course

Thinking and Learning in the Maker-Centered Classroom, a new online course offered by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, enrolling now for February 2017!

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Project Zero Perspectives Pittsburgh

Join Agency by Design and educators from around the world in May 2017 for the Project Zero Perspectives conference Making—Innovating—Learning in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Educator Resources

Check out the AbD thinking routines and conceptual framework to support maker-centered learning in your home teaching and learning context.

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Former Project Zero Artist in Residence Peter Woods describes the ways in which noise music may be understood as a form of maker practice.


Brooke Toczylowski, Lead Coordinator and Coach for the Agency by Design Oakland Fellows, provides an overview of the educators who will be partnering with the Agency by Design project as they work together to develop documentation and assessment tools for the maker-centered classroom.


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Reflecting on the @agencybydesign capacities with the @abdoakland Fellows at @_girlsgarage #makered

Looking closely, exploring complexity, and finding opportunity at _girlsgarage #makered