Thanks to the efforts of our instructors Francisco Seufferheld and Jeannine Koninckx Horta, students of all ages in multiple cities in Illinois have been able to learn marketplace and maker literacy this summer. The three-week program has been connected to … Continued
February 28 saw an excellent Mastering the Marketplace workshop at Bethel New Life in Chicago. The Chicago Housing Authority made it possible to offer the workshop to participants in their family self-sufficiency program. We look forward to continuing monthly workshops … Continued
Thanks to our dedicated team of authors and translators, a series of manuals for teaching marketplace and maker literacy in the United States is now available online in English and Spanish! The manuals include instructor’s and script manuals for marketplace … Continued
October 22, 2015 saw the first workshop of any kind run at a brand-new facility — let alone one on 3-D printing. The Salvation Army complex is 188,000 square feet, housing 200 returning citizens, and was ramping up to offer a variety of … Continued
IMMLP is offering is Mastering the Marketplace workshops with a new partner, ITG3D. Anyone interested in attending can find information about upcoming workshops and sign up online here.
The IMMLP project began with pilot educational efforts from the fall of 2013 to the spring of 2014 at Urbana Adult Education, and summer, 2014, in Chicago and Southern Illinois. Our initial efforts were to set up maker labs and initiate … Continued
Mark your calendar — Mastering the Marketplace workshops are scheduled for late February / early March! Wednesday, February 25 Mastering the Marketplace 101: Getting the Most for Your Money Learn to think like a business owner and save money, while … Continued
IMMLP in the Chicago area is looking for a few good men and women to take advantage of opportunities in maker / marketplace literacy. Special sessions of Mastering the Marketplace 101 have been offered as part of a new initiative … Continued