Some Tinkering Resources
Tinkering Fundamentals: an online course
An online course designed to help educators develop a practice of tinkering
and making. This 6 week course has been developed and presented by the
creators of the Tinkering Studio at the Exploratorium in San Francisco.
The Art of Tinkering: a book
If you bought one book on tinkering, this should be it. It is filled with
inspiring ideas and potential projects with wonderful examples from arts,
designers, engineers and scientists from around the world. Truly wonderful.
Understanding Tinkering & Making: a tool kit
This toolkit designed by The Exploratory in Los Angeles is a great place
to learn more about how tinkering and making can be brought into the classroom.
Design|Make|Play: Growing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators:
Margaret Honey and David E. Kanter collect articles and chapters written
by some of the most forward-thinking minds in the maker movement. These
articles plot a roadmap of how to merge the maker movement with education.