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MakersFactory is an educational maker space in downtown Santa Cruz, CA, where students of all ages learn and use exciting new technology for 3D printing, modeling, animation, robotics and video games. MakersFactory started the Engaging Technology for Education to bring together local educators with a desire to integrate modern technological practices into their home school program, classroom, school and local community.

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Welcome to the Engaging Technology in Education Meetup!

  • January 15, 2014 · 6:30 PM


    17 Educators | 5.00

    You've heard about 3D printing in the news or perhaps you've seen beautiful laser cut jewelry and housewares on Etsy but have you thought how these technologies might be... Learn more
  • November 20, 2013 · 6:30 PM

    "Games in Education" Meetup

    39 Educators | 5.00

    Join us Wednesday November 20th at 6:30 for a panel discussion on how games are being used in educational settings to provide content, skills and problem-solving... Learn more
  • October 2, 2013 · 6:30 PM

    Celebrating Tech Innovation in Santa Cruz

    10 Educators

    In conjunction with City of Santa Cruz Economic Development, Cruzio, and NextSpace, SCNT MeetUp presents: Celebrating Tech Innovation in Santa Cruz - a series of 3... Learn more
  • June 5, 2013 · 6:30 PM

    Cycling into Summer 2013

    3 Educators

    With our coastline and redwoods, Santa Cruz has quickly become a well-known meca for cycling. Technologies such as GPS and carbon-fiber have created exciting... Learn more
  • May 8, 2013 · 6:00 PM

    3D Printing in 360 Degrees

    10 Educators | 4.50

    3D Printing in 360 Degrees This event will present a 360 degree review of the current entrepreneurial environment of 3D printing ventures.  A panel of participants will... Learn more
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