MakerBay News Feed
Your go-to comprehensive guides about maker education, impact innovation and latest programmes from MakerBay Foundation.
“Community Project in Yau Ma Tei” to Explore Inheritance of Craftmanship
The “Craftsmanship Community Project in Yau Ma Tei” aims to bring participants to old shops, engage in conversations with the owners and craftsmen, and learn about the stories behind these establishments. Afterwards, we applied maker skills to create a wooden cart that showcases the history and traditional craftsmanship of Yau Ma Tei.
Innovating Education with Design Thinking: An introduction of Design Thinking in the Classroom
In the past few years, design thinking has become an increasingly prevalent approach to designing curricula and learning experiences that meet users’ needs. In this article, we’ll explore what design thinking is and how educators can use it to innovate their classroom pedagogy. Read on to find out more!
“Jockey Club AI Community Innovation Programme – Showcase Day” exhibited innovative AI solutions developed by secondary and primary school students
“Jockey Club AI Community Innovation Programme – Showcase Day” was successfully held on 25th February. The event featured showcase and demonostration of ideas and products created by programme participants using AI.
MakerBay Foundation partnered with Microsoft to support entrepreneurs with “Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub”
As a platform to empower impact innovation and entrepreneurship, MakerBay Foundation is glad to partner with Microsoft and support “Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub”, a programme designed to help startups across Asia succeed by providing free access to technology, tools and other resources. The programme offers startups of different stages
The Way We Create a Design Thinking Class in a Secondary School
What is the difference between a Workshop and a Class? While “Workshop” focuses on the output, “Class” pinpoints the learning process. Last few months, we conducted a 16-session Design Thinking Class for a secondary school. As the class was designed, we emphasise on the learning of each student, with guidance
“Jockey Club AI Community Innovation Programme – Challenge Day” on the theme of accessibility for the Visually Impaired
To promote artificial intelligence literacy and empower students to apply the knowledge learned for improving the life quality of the needy, the Challenge Day of “Jockey Club AI Community Innovation Programme” was successfully held on 24 and 25 September at Olympian City.
My Internship Experience With MakerBay Foundation
My name is Amaanat Rekhi, and I am a Year 11 student at South Island School.
Working in such a dynamic and fast-paced environment, I was given the opportunity to seize every moment to absorb and learn from the MakerBay team.
KaCaMa Design Lab : Reconnect the community and Promotes Public Participation in Recycling
While most people would not bother to take action when it comes to environmental protection and recycling, KaCaMa Design Lab, being dedicated to sustainable design, makes use of discarded materials and extends their lifespans by recycling them for creative work. Apart from doing their own creations, they also hold community
New MakerBay 4.0 location? We got the keys!
Dear MakerBay Community, we have some big news!We got the keys! MakerBay headquarters are moving – again! Not far from its current location, MakerBay is moving to another part of Tsuen Wan, closer to Tsuen Wan West MTR. We are very excited to give you a glimpse and invite you