Mission & Vision

NEXMAP’s education initiative, 21st Century Notebooking, provides new tools to educators for creative thinking and production-centered learning through paper circuitry. Working with local and national partners, we develop and share new learning materials and support educators and students through workshops, online resources and community outreach. We seek to build a thriving community of practice for innovation and creative learning that develops students' creative and technological confidence.


  • Develop partnerships with local schools, libraries and museums to expand opportunities for creative learning
  • Provide regular workshops for educators and students for hands on experience with 21st Century Notebooking
  • Provide lectures and webinars in collaboration with national and international organizations to engage the education community
  • Serve as a model for and support organizations nation-wide to implement new learning initiatives
  • Collaborate with artists, engineers and designers to create and distribute new resources for educators and students