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Playing with the Future

The family exploration area will give children and caregivers opportunities to invent with us at Emerge 2019! “Playing with the Future” features hands-on creative activities about  inventing and responsible innovation; collaborative art/science activities that encourage social learning within and across groups; and conversational activities that explore ideas about the future.

Playing with the Future activities will  bring Emerge’s “Invent” theme to life; provide a variety of experiences and ways for family members to engage in them; provide opportunities to strengthen different types of skills and engage in different aspects of the invention process; and provide age-appropriate learning opportunities for both adults and children.

i.d.e.a. Museum

The family exploration area will be a collaboration of the Center for Innovation in Informal STEM Learning (CIISL), co-directed by Paul Martin and Rae Ostman, and the i.d.e.a. Museum in Mesa. Both CIISL and i.d.e.a. personnel have expertise and experience in informal learning opportunities for families. The effort will also draw on the extensive library […]

Center for Innovation in Informal STEM Learning

Playing with the Future is a collaboration of ASU’s Center for Innovation in Informal STEM Learning (CIISL), co-directed by Paul Martin and Rae Ostman, and the i.d.e.a. Museum in Mesa. Both CIISL and i.d.e.a. personnel have expertise and experience in informal learning opportunities for families. We will draw on the extensive library of activities of the National Informal […]