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Age of Great Inventions

Age of Great Inventions

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the Great Inventions of the Gilded Age Teacher Pass

Great Inventions of the Gilded Age Teacher Pass includes:

  • Assignments & Activities
  • Reading Quizzes
  • Current Events & Pop Culture articles
  • Discussion & Essay Questions
  • Challenges & Opportunities
  • Related Readings in Literature & History

Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Making Space for New Inventions

Makers spaces are fast becoming the modern hubs of creativity for people producing goods and discovering new inventions and technologies. Check out this Atlantic article about such spaces and the ethics of innovations such as the 3D printing of body parts or firearms.