Design

Female student use a screwdriver at the Advent School's Summer Program
Registration Open for 2018 Summer Program

Registration is now open for the 2018 Advent School Engineering and Design Summer Program. Click here to register! Curious about what the program is like? Read a description of a day in the life of a designer. Interested in learning more about how your child will benefit from the program? Here...

Student at Makerspace Saturday Workshop
Makerspace Saturdays are Back!

Advent is bringing back our popular Makerspace Saturday workshops. The first is on Saturday, November 19. November's project is building a Micro Automata (aka moving sculpture) and will be led by Advent's own David Raabe (4B); Evan Roman, Director of Enrichment; and Keegan Charlier, Assistant Director of Enrichment. This workshop is...

C-44, an Advent robot
Fail Fast, Fail Often

On Saturday, February 27 Advent will host the first workshop in a series for parents and their children. The series, called Makerspace Saturdays, brings parents into the makerspace for the first time. Evan Roman, Summer Program Coordinator, shares why she created Makerspace Saturdays and why design thinking is important for children. ADVENT: What...