From maker education to play-based techniques, join Thinkery for fun and engaging professional development workshops chock-full of ideas you can take directly to your students. Our Educator Workshops are structured to provide time for movement, exploration, and creation through hands-on activities. We model playful learning and let you be a kid again while learning new tools and skills.

Recommended for educators working with PK–5th-grade learners, all Educator Workshops include an overview of Thinkery educational resources and an optional museum exploration. Check out our Educator Workshop lineup for Summer 2019 below!

July Workshops

Makerspace 101!

Monday, July 22 from 9 am–3 pm


During this hands-on workshop, we will focus on low-cost making activities that can be integrated into any subject, as well as fostering a maker mindset for yourself & your learners. In the afternoon, make and tinker in our makerspace, Spark Shop. Recommended for educators serving 2nd5th-grade learners.

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Fee: $25 per educator

Location: Thinkery (9am–12pm); Thinkery's Makerspace: Spark Shop (1pm–3pm)

Payment and Cancellation Information

If you must cancel your plans, please do so at least 15 days before the workshop. If you cancel less than 15 days prior to the party we are not able to offer a refund.

Thinkery reserves the right to cancel a program if registration for the workshop does not meet the minimum enrollment requirements. If Thinkery cancels a program, a full refund will be issued to all registrants. We cannot accommodate direct transfers to a new workshop date or time.

Custom Professional Development

For schools or programs interested in scheduling a unique professional development on STEAM, Thinkery offers custom professional development. Interested in a custom workshop for your group? We’d love to work with you! Click here to fill out our Custom Professional Development inquiry form, and our staff will contact you to discuss your request.

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