Northumberland Makers: Building Confidence through Teaching Electronics


The makerspace class at Northumberland Christian School is on mission to explore the world of technology and innovation. We seek to be part of ideas that collide with real-world opportunities. We don’t just want our students to create. We want our students to create with purpose. The things we make, the ideas we are exploring, … Continue reading Northumberland Makers: Building Confidence through Teaching Electronics

Youth Project: Raspberry Pi Touchscreen


Hello again, this is Bella Palumbi, back today with another recent project I’ve worked on at the Tech Center. If you’d like to check out my previous post, you can see it here: Raspberry Pi Time-Lapse Camera. This project was to connect a Raspberry Pi to a touchscreen. The idea was to be able to … Continue reading Youth Project: Raspberry Pi Touchscreen

Youth Project: Raspberry Pi Time-Lapse Camera


Hi! I’m Bella Palumbi. I’ve been a member of the Tech Center for almost four years now, ever since I was eleven. In that time, I’ve worked on lots of different projects, including iPhone apps, websites, virtual reality experiences, and much more. Recently, I made a Raspberry Pi Time Lapse Camera. A Raspberry Pi is … Continue reading Youth Project: Raspberry Pi Time-Lapse Camera

Digital Harbor Foundation and Community College of Baltimore County Announce College Credit for After-school Courses


Digital Harbor Foundation (DHF) announced today a partnership with Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) to offer college credit to high school youth enrolled in DHF’s after-school program. The courses offered as part of this program are focused on Digital Fabrication. Upon completion of the after-school courses and accompanying requirements, high school youth enrolled in … Continue reading Digital Harbor Foundation and Community College of Baltimore County Announce College Credit for After-school Courses

DHF Admin Make Night


We are excited to announce our (almost) Spring Admin Make Night. Created for principals, assistant principals, and district administrators, the DHF Admin Make Night is designed to allow administrators to have fun and create with the STEM & Maker tools that are being made available to their students. Try your hand at 3D printing, program … Continue reading DHF Admin Make Night

Northumberland Makers: LEGO and LittleBits Birthday Parade Float


The makerspace class at Northumberland Christian School is on mission to explore the world of technology and innovation. We seek to be part of ideas that collide with real-world opportunities. We don’t just want our students to create. We want our students to create with purpose. The things we make, the ideas we are exploring, … Continue reading Northumberland Makers: LEGO and LittleBits Birthday Parade Float

Announcing IAP 3D Printer Recipients


We were overwhelmed by the responses to the Innovation Access Program, and were inspired by the many innovative ideas that you submitted for how you would use the printer with your youth.  We are excited to announce that we will be awarding a PrintrBot Simple 3D Printer and associated training to the 48 educators listed below. … Continue reading Announcing IAP 3D Printer Recipients

Northumberland Makers: 3D Printed Deck Boxes


The makerspace class at Northumberland Christian School is on mission to explore the world of technology and innovation. We seek to be part of ideas that collide with real-world opportunities. We don’t just want our students to create. We want our students to create with purpose. The things we make, the ideas we are exploring, … Continue reading Northumberland Makers: 3D Printed Deck Boxes

Get on the Map! 3D Mapping Maryland Project


We are excited to be collaborating with the Maryland State Department of Education on a 3D Mapping Maryland Project and are requesting participation from all school systems. This crowd-sourced 3D printing project will result in a massive puzzle reflecting a Maryland topographical map. In order to develop this puzzle, each school system or public library … Continue reading Get on the Map! 3D Mapping Maryland Project

Vinyl Logo Design by Youth


When you are a kid, you reach this point where you think you hold the barometer of cool. I know I thought I had it all figured out. “That kid is cool because he has those shoes….” “That girl is cool because she has that kind of backpack.” One group of people I couldn’t understand as … Continue reading Vinyl Logo Design by Youth