tlmcc reversed

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 fall 2016!

Click to Learn More
ed resources copy

Preview of Project Findings

See a preview of core findings from the Agency by Design team in advance of its forthcoming book, Maker-Centered Learning: Empowering Young People to Shape their Worlds.

Read More
PZP Pgh - 0816

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.

Visit Conference Website
MCL Emergent Findings - 0816

Educator Resources

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

Visit Educator Resources Page
Members of the Agency by Design research team, the Oakland Leadership Team, and our colleagues from the Abundance Foundation met to articulate our values in regards to documentation and assessment.

Framing a Value-based Approach to Documentation and Assessment for Maker-Centered Learning

Synthesizing recent conversations between AbD and the Oakland Leadership Team, AbD researcher Andrea Sachdeva proposes a values-based stance on documentation and assessment in maker-centered learning.


Takeaways from the First Run of Thinking and Learning in the Maker-Centered Classroom

AbD Co-Director Edward Clapp shares some of the big takeaways from the first run of Thinking and Learning in the Maker-Centered Classroom, the online course that introduces participants to the Agency by Design framework for maker-centered learning.



Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /nfs/c10/h03/mnt/145040/domains/ on line 32