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Constructing Modern Knowledge

Super Early-bird Registration Ends December 2nd!
Constructing Modern Knowledge 2014 promises to be the world's premiere professional learning event for interested in learning-by-doing. Register today and save!

Spend four glorious days in Manchester, NH immersed in personally meaningful project development with a mountain of new technology, craft materials, books, toys, and a world-class faculty eager to support your learning.  

Visit the legendary MIT Media Lab for a reception hosted by Dr. Mitchel Resnick, creator of Scratch and Director of the Lifelong Kindergarten Research Group before a big night out in Boston.

Spend time with the world's preeminent treehouse designer and star of TV's Treehouse Masters, Pete Nelson, and expert on play, learning, and creativity, Dr. Edith Ackermann, a protégé of Piaget, Papert, and Van Glasserfeld.

Our expert faculty includes: Dr. Cynthia Solomon, co-creator of the Logo programming language; Eric Rosenbaum, co-inventor of the MaKey MaKey; Brian Silverman, designer of countless programming environments for learning; and Joey Hudy, called "one of the 10 smartest kids on the planet," by Make Magazine.

CMK participant experiences with Arduino, 3D printing, robotics, wearable computing, programming, design, filmmaking, music composition, invention, engineering, tinkering, and more add to a modern educator's toolbox.

"We need something like Constructing Modern Knowledge in every town and village..." - MacArthur Genius & legendary school reformer Deborah Meier.