Constructing Modern Knowledge 2014 – Register Today!

Constructing Modern Knowledge is back for a 7th year, July 8-11, 2014 in Manchester, NH.

  • Hard Fun! Hard Fun!
  • Four Days of Action Four Days of Action Constructing Modern Knowledge is not a conference. The majority of time will be spent working alone or collaboratively on projects with your computer, high tech gizmos and traditional materials while supported by some of the best educators on the planet.
  • Amazing Guest Speakers Amazing Guest Speakers Including Treehouse Master Pete Nelson, Edith Ackerman, Mitchel Resnick, Joey Hudy, Cam Perron
  • Reception at MIT Media Lab Reception at MIT Media Lab Begin the Big Night Out in Boston with a reception at the legendary MIT Media Lab, hosted by Professor Mitchel Resnick, creator of Scratch and Director of the Lifelong Kindergarten Research Group.
  • Cam Perron - Guest Speaker Cam Perron - Guest Speaker By high school, Cam was one of the world's preeminent experts on Negro League baseball players. His remarkable accomplishments were profiled by HBO's Real Sports.


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Guest speakers include Pete Nelson, Edith Ackermann, Mitchel Resnick, Cam Perron, and other exceptional thought leaders.

The Big Night Out in Boston will begin with a reception at the world-famous MIT Media Lab, hosted by Professor Mitchel Resnick, creator of Scratch and Director of the Media Lab’s Lifelong Kindergarten research group..

The whimsical co-inventor of the “MaKey MaKey” Invention Kit and other cool creativity toys, Eric Rosenbaum returns to our expert faculty this year.


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Read why previous attendees proclaim that CMK is not like any other conference! In fact, it’s not a conference at all. Check out some of the amazing learning stories from previous institute.

This year’s Constructing Modern Knowledge Big Night in the City, features an exciting reception at the MIT Media Lab, before you head out and explore the Boston area. Our institute dinner will once again be at an all-you-can-eat Brazilian churrascaria. Participants also receive a collection of open-ended creativity software to use and keep.

While the rest of the country is sweltering from the summer heat, Manchester (known to the locals as “Manch Vegas”), NH is cool, quaint and filled with great restaurants.

Look around this new web site! Check out the speaker bios, remarkable faculty and register today. Consider the unique CMK 2014 program and activities. The super early-bird registration makes the CMK 2014 bargain even more affordable.

The following are participant reflections from our recent institute. They should help you understand the unique nature of CMK.

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