17–27 September 2020

Create Together: A Family Pop-up Makerspace

Come and make things with our experts. Our Makerspace features a virtual reality exhibition, demonstrations of 3D printing and lots of maker kits for you to have fun with. A creative, family-friendly event.

Jackie Marsh is Professor of Education at the University of Sheffield. Jackie has led numerous research projects engaging children, teachers, parents and children’s media industry partners in research on young children’s play and digital literacy practices in homes and schools. Jackie is currently leading a seven-country project on makerspaces in the early years – MakEY – funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme. This project provides guidance on organising makerspaces for schools, libraries and museums.