A recent (flame war) thread on the hackerspaces.org list led to some conversation around the idea of kids in hackerspaces. It seems to be fairly ubiquitous in Europe, but insurance concerns are a real hurdle in American spaces.
Jerry, I know you've said in the past you'd like a collected cirriculum. What does that look like, in an ideal world? What purpose would it serve?
The core tenent of Space Federation is that of hackerspaces as the schools of the future. How do kids get involved in your space? Do they?
What are your thoughts on this? Here's a write-up and discussion on the MAKE blog to get your brain juices flowing.