Printrbot and Education – Two New Programs

Printrbot and Education – Two New Programs

Printrbot is launching two new programs aimed at helping schools get access to 3D printers for their teachers and students. There are two new initiatives underway that will allow more schools, students and teachers access to this technology. Option #1 Printrbot...
Why 3D Printing Needs to Take Off in Schools

Why 3D Printing Needs to Take Off in Schools

I don’t usually simply point to other people’s work, but 3Dprint.com has an excellent overview post about the potential of 3D printing in many different subject areas in schools that is well worth your time to read. In this current school year I’ve...
Printing Toys for Community Toy Drives

Printing Toys for Community Toy Drives

Sometimes it seems that ideas come around at just the right time. On twitter this afternoon I had a short conversation that has given me a lot of food for thought. Starting at the top: I think this is an amazing idea! If you have a 3D printer in your school or...
3D Printing Curriculum – Update

3D Printing Curriculum – Update

Wow! In a whirlwind effort of about 72 hours or so, as a community, we’ve managed to pull together a first draft of a 3D printing curriculum. I posted to this blog a few days ago asking for help, and by the next morning I logged on to Google to find around 20...