• activ-con 2017 was a great success!

    Click here to learn more about our July 25th activ-con event that attracted over 100 leaders and innovators in K-12 active learning spaces from across the region!

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  • Model Schools 2017 Summer Catalog is open for registration!

    Click here to register for Summer workshops in MyLearningPlan.

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  • A Lesson in Global Citizenship

    Building respect, empathy and tolerance among today's students is just one part of the global citizenship curriculum.  Click here to learn more about this workshop held in LHRIC's Active Learning Center (ALC) & check the Model Schools Catalog for future course offerings.

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    Click here to find valuable resources that our team has created as a result of work within the region!

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  • TLI Winter Event

    On January 20th, attending TLI members analyzed strategic approaches to support trending & emerging tools in today's classroom.  Click here to read more!

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  • LHRIC announces a partnership with Tech 4 Learning in support of Wixie!

    For more information regarding Tech 4 Learning, please see our *new* product page for Wixie. 


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  • LHRIC announces a partnership with McGraw Hill for Redbird Mathematics!

    For more information regarding Redbird Mathematics, please contact Mary Lynn Collins: or Bobbi Baker:

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  • LHRIC announces a partnership with Lexia Learning!

    For more information regarding Lexia, please contact Bobbi Baker: & Mary Lynn Collins:

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  • Active Learning Center @ LHRIC

    What does the "classroom of the future" look like?  How can space and environment enable learning? Click Here to learn more and see how you can visit our Active Learning Center (ALC).

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Maker's Empire

About this Service

Maker's Empire 3D Printing Learning Program makes it easy for schools to start utilizing 3D design and printing to engage students in active learning, enrich their learning experience, and enhance their understanding and mastery of abstract concepts. Maker's Empire provides:

  1. Lesson Plans/curriculum - where 3D design and printing can be used in classroom aligned with Common Coreand NextGen Science Standards
  2. 3D design software - so easy to use that teachers and students K-8 can create 3D designs in minutes
  3. Teacher's Portal - Providing teachers with tools so they can collect, evaluate and manage students’ designs
  4. Online Training - Enabling teachers to engage self-paced professional development with online resources
  5. STL file format - Keeping the 3D printing hardware agnostic so it works with many different 3D printers

With Maker's Empire teachers and students can accomplish 3D design without any expensive software, extensive training or prior technical knowledge or experiences.

LHRIC Contact

Leslie AccardoLeslie Accardo
Service Coordinator
(914) 922-3406

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