Lack of Space

education
2018_roadmap
lifelonglearning
workshop_brooklyn
workshop_manhattan
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(The People's Roadmap Moderator) #1

Lack of Space emerged as an Education and Lifelong Learning topic area at The People’s Roadmap Workshop – Brooklyn Edition (October 19, 2017). Use this thread to continue that discussion!

Community thoughts about Current State

  • High prices makerspaces
  • Lack of tool libraries
  • Lack of spaces for woodworking
  • No hardware classes

Community thoughts about Desired Future State

  • Re-open Radioshacks
  • Woodworking spaces for all
  • We need libraries to have physical tools, like hardware, hammers, saws, etc.
  • Reuse abandoned real estate to run classes/workshops
  • Codeanywhere, ubuntu books < $50, rent for $1

(The People's Roadmap Moderator) #2

Updates from the Manhattan Edition (December 7, 2017)

Community thoughts about Current State

  • Libraries exist!
  • Knowledge maps and connections are limited
  • Informed by Facebook.

Community thoughts about Desired Future State

  • Libraries have all-day childminders
  • Libraries open late
  • Libraries return to forefront of learning and curiosity
  • Free-Open access to knowledge via schools and NY Public Library
  • Coworking spaces in libraries