Lighthouse Students Shine at East Bay Mini Maker Faire

Lighthouse Students showed off their work and maker skills on Sunday at the East Bay Mini Maker Faire! We showcased robot animals, LED pictures, scribble machines, and cardboard hands with the local Oakland Community. It was great for students to share what they had learned and to connect with the local maker community. We can’t…

Make Like an Egyptian: Tour of the Lighthouse Creativity Lab

  Today we hosted a group of 10 international emerging leaders selected by the U.S. Embassy in Egypt to travel to the U.S. for a professional exchange program with the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP).  For an hour we talked about how the Creativity Lab got started, how we currently support making at Lighthouse…

360° Makerspaces

  We recently used google street view to take this photo 360° photo of our K-8 Creativity Lab space and then added it to our location on google maps. The great part of this is that others are doing the same and then tweeting their photos to @360makerspaces where we can learn from each other.…

Upcoming Events at Lighthouse Community Charter School

  There are some new exciting events happening at Lighthouse and the Creativity Lab! See below for details. Lighthouse Community Charter Public Schools Job Fair: Saturday, March 19, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM If you are looking for a collaborative, community-minded atmosphere in which to share your talents with an incredible group of students and…