Sam Patterson

Maker/ STEAM Coordinator
Echo Horizon School

Sam Patterson, M.F.A., Ed.D. is a Makerspace teacher for PreK-6th grade students at Echo Horizon School in Culver City California. Dr. Patterson is an innovative teacher using puppet building and computer programming to inspire kids to create and share. His shares his work through his blog and his book “Programming in the Primary Grades: Beyond the Hour of Code” at

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