In Episode 35, Zack & Pete talk with Sylvia Martinez about the Maker Movement, design thinking, and gender in STEM fields. Sylvia Martinez is co-author of Invent To Learn: Making, Tinkering, and Engineering the Classroom. Prior to this, Sylvia oversaw product development, design and programming for consumer software and video games. Sylvia speaks on topics of design thinking and making, the lessons for schools from the global Maker Movement, student empowerment, STEM, and gender issues in technology.
Sylvia Martinez on Twitter: @smartinez
The Edupreneur is a podcast for you, the teacher, student or entrepreneur who innovates, redefines and improves education. Co-host Pete Freeman is a nonprofit founder and Notre Dame student with a passion for education, entrepreneurship, and social welfare. Co-host Zack Baker is an award-winning programmer with a passion for tech and business.