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Saturday, October 20 • 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Mapping your Makerspace Deserts: Ensuring Equity in Regional Makerspace Resource Allocation

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Sunanna Chand, of Remake Learning, will share her experiences using data visualization and mapping tools to learn more about equity as it relates to making: "In order to truly design for equity, inclusion, and access, one must intentionally design and plan for it—it doesn't just happen. In order to design and plan, we can, and should, use data to help understand baselines and move ahead in positive ways. The makerspace desert map is one way in which we are trying to use data in effective, actionable ways to achieve equity goals."

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Sunanna Chand

Director, Remake Learning
Sunanna T. Chand is Director of Remake Learning. She identifies and nurtures multi-sector collaborative opportunities that provide remarkable learning experiences for youth in southwestern Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Remake Learning, active since 2007, is a network of 500 organizations... Read More →

Saturday October 20, 2018 4:00pm - 4:30pm PDT
New Venture Hall, GROUND FLOOR