Publications

Publications

Seymour, G. ([forthcoming]). The inclusive makerspace: Working with English language learners and special education students. In H. Moorefield-Lang (Ed.), School library makerspaces in action. Libraries Unlimited.

Seymour, G. ([forthcoming]). Makers with a cause: Creative service projects for library youth. Libraries Unlimited.

Seymour, G. (2017, June 26). How to inspire students to be compassionate makers. Retrieved from Ideas & Inspiration from Demco website: http://ideas.demco.com/blog/inspire-students-compassionate-makers/

Seymour, G. (2017, February). Global Themed Big Read: A View of English Language Learners Participation. School Library Connection.

Seymour, G. (2016, June). The Compassionate Makerspace: Grief and Healing in a High School Library Makerspace. Teacher Librarian.

Holzweiss, K., & Seymour, G. (2016, Oct.). Community Action and the Student Maker. School Library Connection.

Holzweiss, K., & Seymour, G. (2016, May 27). Making is a community event [Blog post]. Retrieved from edu@scholastic: Scholastic’s blog about education and learning website: http://edublog.scholastic.com/post/making-community-event

Holzweiss, K., & Seymour, G. (2016, January 26). We Get Long Island School Librarians Hooked on Making! School Library Journal. Retrieved from http://www.slj.com/2016/01/programs/we-get-long-island-school-librarians-hooked-on-making/

Agosto, D. E., Couch, N., Mendelsohn, A., Metzger, M., Seymour, G., & Tobin, G. (2014). Getting the most from Teen Tech Week: Lessons from the TTW survey. Young Adult Library Services, 12(4), 4-9.

Interviews

Gina Seymour | Movers & Shakers 2017 – Change Agents: Maker, with Care. (2017, March 16).  Library Journal. Retrieved from http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2017/03/people/movers-shakers-2017/gina-seymour-movers-shakers-2017-change-agents/

Vercelletto, C. (2016, Oct. 31). Struck by Tragedy a NY High School Heals Through “Compassionate Making”. School Library Journal. Retrieved from http://www.slj.com/2016/10/programs/struck-by-tragedy-a-ny-high-school-heals-through-compassionate-making/#_

Wheelock, A. (2015, November 23). #nyscate15 Coffee with a Geek Interview with Gina Seymour [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRohCI4znGQ

 

Holzweiss, K. (2016, November 21). Bling your badge [Video file]. Retrieved from
https://katch.me/lieberrian/v/bbb8e35a-76db-3723-91f4-594aa2fbf871

Mentioned In

Bayliss, Sarah. (2016, March 31). Steampunk, SLIME, and Game Design: Lead the Change Fast-Learning Sessions. School Library Journal. Retrieved from http://www.slj.com/2016/03/technology/steampunk-slime-and-game-design-lead-the-change-fast-learning-sessions/

Graves, C. (2016, June 20). #CapMakerFaire – Advocating for library makerspaces [Blog post]. Retrieved from Create + Collaborate Innovate website: https://colleengraves.org/2016/06/20/capmakerfaire-advocating-for-library-makerspaces/

Fleming, L. (2017, April 4). Out of the Box Approach to Planning Makerspaces [Blog post]. Retrieved from Worlds of Learning website: http://worlds-of-learning.com/2017/04/04/box-approach-makerspaces/

Fleming, L. (2016, May 13). Themed making [Blog post]. Retrieved from Worlds of Learning website: http://worlds-of-learning.com/2016/05/13/themed-making/

Hanson, J. (2016, February 29). Making, With a Rube Goldberg Twist. School Library Journal. Retrieved from http://www.slj.com/2016/02/students/making-with-a-rube-goldberg-twist/#_ 

Lacey, R. (2017, Winter). A surplus of soft skills: Educators find an ideal approach to teaching problem-solving, creativity, teamwork and grit. District Administration (Special Report, Makerspaces: Meeting of the Mindsets), 23-26. Retrieved from http://www.nxtbook.com/pmg/DA/DA_SR0117Final/index.php?device=cpa

Lynch, G. H. (2015, August 25). Meet Kristina Holzweiss, SLJ’s 2015 School Librarian of the Year. School Library Journal. Retrieved from http://www.slj.com/2015/08/industry-news/meet-kristina-holzweiss-sljs-2015-school-librarian-of-the-year/ 

MakerSpaces Encourage Higher Level Thinking Skills. (2016, March). Dialogue, 10.
Retrieved from http://esboces.org/cms/lib07/NY01914091/Centricity/domain/
222/publications%20presentations/4464%20Dialogue%20MAR%202016.pdf 

Rendina D. (2017, April). 5 Makerspace Projects for Teen Tech Week: Be the Source of Change [Blog post]. Retrieved from Ideas + Inspiration from Demco website: http://ideas.demco.com/blog/5-makerspace-projects-teen-tech-week-source-change/