Some Tinkering ResourcesThe 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 collected 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.Some other influencers and resources
MakerEd article about Automata by Rob
Huffington Post article by Blake