Makerspaceman a.k.a. Heikki Pullo is a technology educator and a makerspace-enthusiast. In his work both as a teacher and an entrepreneur he aims to create makerspaces where ideas and makers can meet and grow!
Heikki currently works in the Arabia Comprehensive School as a craft&tech teacher. He also participates Käsityökoulu Robotti-association and works as one of their educators for children and adults.
Arabia Comprehensive School emphasizes design learning. As a teamleader Heikki took part in opening Helsinki´s first school-based makerspace. Arabia Makerspace was launched in September 2017.
FUSE – technology learning enviroment was piloted nationally in Arabia Comprehensive School, also with Heikki as a teamleader. FUSE – learning environment is created and administered by North Western University (Chicago, USA).
Heikki belongs to an expert-teacher-network of Helsinki-city. He is part of the STEAM-team which organizes teachers’ science and technology training.
Makerspaceman every day, all day!
Since August 2019 I took a year off from Arabia primary school, and have been working full time in Makerspaceman company.
I offer makerspace-planning, teachers updating training and custom products on technology education.
Also I´m renovating workshop/makerspace at our new home, Teijo. You can follow building progress at instagram: #makerspacebarn
Edulaser – lasercutter designed for education
Makerspaceman and Scantima Maskin have developed lasercutter-consept for education. We offer user-friendly Co2-lasercutter & software with pedagogical training, demo projects, sample materials and services.
Product design is based on Scantima Maskin Redsail M700/M900 lasercutters. If you have these machines allready, we are also putting together an EduLaser-update package.
You can follow project on instagram: #edulaser