Why does our community
Allows young people to embrace failure as a means for heading toward success.
Creates volunteer opportunities for adults
in the community to
have a positive influence
Creates ways for youth to ask real questions to drive their exploration.
Encourages youth to pursue existing passions
or seek out new ones.
Ignites excitement and a joy for learning.
Allows youth to learn
from one another.
Allows youth to practice perseverance in
day to day learning.
Exposes youth to materials they may have never used before : robotics, textiles, circuits, programming,
and production tools.
Encourages youth to reflect on the process of making.
Promotes multiple ways to solve problems.