• Get to know Samantha Matalone Cook

    Samantha believes in projects that build community, and is a staunch advocate for children and learner centered education.

  • Workshops, Consulting, Classes and more.

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  • My thoughts on Educational Policy and Reform, Home Education, Maker Culture and Education, and more.

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  • Upcoming events in the maker, homeschooling, and educational fields. Some created and some lead by Samantha Matalone Cook.

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  • Samantha Matalone Cook has over two decades of experience in education, program development, and the arts and is a dedicated mentor and lifelong learner.  Read more

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  • How My Kids Learned To Write

      When I talk to new homeschoolers, or even more experienced ones who are struggling, one of the topics that

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  • A Coddiwomple Education

    April 2, 2017
    A Coddiwomple Education

      Note: This is a more formal, written presentation of the keynote talkĀ I gave at the 2017 Bay Area Homeschool

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  • Events



    Maker Faire Bay Area 2017

    Samantha and Chris Cook present Lessons Learned: Reflections on the Life Cycle of a Makerspace on Sunday 5/21 at 2pm



    HSC Conference

    Join us for an entire weekend of skill building in the HSC makerspace, along with workshops on robotics, soldering, resources, and making history come alive through art and invention!

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