ILC Publications

These publications include a collaborative response in relation to a groups’ need or special event.

New Release

Sharing the newest resource for Taking Making Into Classrooms in Challenging Contexts: A Toolkit Fostering Curiosity, Imagination and Active Learning . Collaborative work of Dr. Susan Crichton (UBC Okanagan), Dr. Wachira Nichols (AKU, IED), and teachers from Dar es Salaam and Nachingwea regions.

This toolkit situates Making within the context of schools in challenging contexts and provides teachers with a set of classroom resources.

Funding provided by the Innovative Learning Centre (ILC) at UBC Okanagan and Strengthening Education Systems in East Africa (SESEA) project co-funded by Global Affairs Canada and Aga Khan Foundation Canada.

One resource used in this Toolkit comes from Niteo Africa Society, a new Issuu publication, When We Give Children Books ,

 

 

Taking Making into BC Classrooms

Thanks to a collaborative effort with ITA | Youth Discover the Trades Programs and Ministry of Education – Open School BC.

Taking Making into Classrooms

 

 

Annual Reports

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Annual Report 2014 – 2016

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ILC Annual Report
2013-2014

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ILC Annual Report
2012-2013

Maker Day Toolkits

Maker Day is a research-informed immersive professional learning event sponsored by ITA BC. These events are based on the Taking Making into Schools model.

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Maker Day Toolkit
Version 2

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Maker Day Toolkit
Version 1

Unconference Toolkit

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Unconference Toolkit
Version 1

Toolkit for Challenging Contexts

Taking Making into Schools: A Toolkit for Inovation and Change in Teaching and Learning is an outcome of a Canada Africa Research Exchange Grant (CAREG) awarded to Dr. Susan Crichton and Dr. Lilian Vikiru (2015).

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English Version

Toolkit - Kiswahili

Kiswahili Version

Skills Exploration Days ~ Taking Making into Classrooms: A Toolkit Fostering Curiosity and Imagination in Alberta Classrooms

This toolkit integrates classroom learning activities with a learn-a-skill event sponsored by Skills Canada Alberta and draws from the Career and Technology Foundations (CTF) program.

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Skills Exploration Days

Coding and Microcontrollers in Design Thinking – A DIY Guidebook

The intent of this DIY Guidebook is to introduce simple microprocessors and coding.

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Coding and Microcontrollers in Design Thinking