Print it Forward

Print it Forward

What is Print it Forward? Print it Forward challenges students to learn about technology, the design process, while providing classrooms and Maker Clubs with 3D printer. How it works: Students receive a fully built demo 3D printer and a kit of parts to build an...

Before You Buy a Printrbot

  Here is a two minute video from Brook Drumm. Open and honest, Brook says, “printing is hard.” It can be. We are not out to discourage anyone from buying a machine, but we also want to be honest about the fact that there is much more to printing than...
Printrbot Learn: Now on Thingiverse and Youmagine!

Printrbot Learn: Now on Thingiverse and Youmagine!

There is no denying that a lot of people are looking for good models to use in their classrooms. Whether they are looking for artifacts or something to print for a special occasion, teachers are always looking for something to print. To try to help people out,...
Printing Molecules and Simple Lab Equipment

Printing Molecules and Simple Lab Equipment

The NIH (National Institute of Health) in the US has set up a pretty cool site that will help teachers integrate 3D printing into their science classes. The NIH Print Exchange has a lot of downloadable and printable material available on it. From molecules to bacteria...
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...