Atlanta Makers is organized to keep the spirit of the Atlanta Mini Maker Faire alive all year through monthly open houses to the various makerspaces and studios in the area, and to build stronger connections between the members of the community.
Community Guilds teaches 21st century skills the old fashioned way.
Their approach to educational reform is to provide youth an opportunity to work hard and make things with their hands.
Freeside is a Makerspace for hackers, designers, artists, students, and hobbyists in Atlanta, Georgia. We host lots of classes and projects to help people network and make their ideas a reality. Our projects include CNC, 3D Printing, Art, Robotics and UAVs, electronics, woodworking, biology, chemistry, and much more!
Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth; A family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. The Foundery is the Fiscal Sponsor and Producer of The 2013 Atlanta Mini Maker Faire.
Citizen Scholar is a community-driven pop-up school. Founded on the idea that everyone has something to learn and everyone has something to teach, Citizen Scholar creates the opportunity and infrastructure to turn the community into a dynamic, inclusive classroom.
Creative Energy Management is organized to help independent makers, artists, and craftsman become entrepreneurs. We offered guidance on choosing and filing for a proper business structure, protecting intellectual property, and creating a marketing and development strategy.
The Foundery provides opportunity, resources, and fiscal sponsorship to organizations that promote education and entrepreneurship in the areas of industrial arts, making, and manufacturing. Our mission is accomplished through creation and support of Maker spaces, STEAM programming, and Maker events.
The Foundery is very happy to see the continued support of the Arthur M. Blank Foundation in the Atlanta Making community. They have recently awarded a grant to Freeside for a new electronics lab at their Metropolitan Warehouse Makerspace. From Frees
It’s official! June 18 will forever be a National Day of Making! The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release June 17, 2014 NATIONAL DAY OF MAKING, 2014 ——- BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A P
Like OK Go, the President is fired up about hosting the first-ever White House Maker Faire, where he will celebrate America’s students and entrepreneurs who are inventing the future by using new tools and techniques to make just about anything
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We've got a nice stack of Maker Faire Altanta posters in our hot little hands! A huge thank you to the wonderful designer Jessi Queen : Art and Design - even the printers send their compliments! If there is anyone who would like to help us advertise the Faire by putting up some posters, please send us a message...
STE(A)M Truck is Named a STEM Education Awards Finalist!
Finalists Announced for Third Annual Georgia STEM Education Awards www.tagedonline.org ATLANTA (September 8th, 2014) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) today announced the finalists for the 3rd annual Georgia STEM Education Awards which recognizes schools, programs, and companies for outstanding efforts and achievements in suppor…