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Publications & Conferences


The SMU Maker Education Project team has published and presented reflections of their work in a variety of journals and conferences. 

Check out the links below to learn more:

  • “Affordances of Immersive Design Challenges in Academic Makerspaces,” Presentation, International Symposium on Academic Makerspaces, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2018 
  •  “Extending the Reach of Academic Makerspaces into K-12 Schools: Delivering Maker-Based Instruction with a Mobile Makerspace,” Presentation, International Symposium on Academic Makerspaces, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2018 
  •  “Here Comes Maker-Based Instruction,” SXSWedu Panel, Austin, TX, 2018 
  •  “Chicken-Centered Design,” Lausanne Learning Institute Southwest, Arlington, TX, 2018 
  • “Immersive Design Challenge: Digitally Fabricated, Solar Charging Station for Public Spaces,” Poster, International Symposium on Academic Makerspaces, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 2017
  • “Making the Most of a Makerspace: A Three-Pronged Approach to Integrating a Makerspace into an Elementary School,” Science & Children, accepted for publication, 2017 - forthcoming




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