education

Will.i.am and the Duke of York Work with Huddersfield U. to Support 3D Printing

Huddersfield University, in West Yorkshire England, regularly rubs shoulders with celebrity. Founded as the Young Men’s Mental Improvement Society in 1841, it has as its current chancellor, the inimitable Sir…

Tinkerine U Offers Educational 3D Printing Programs for Schools

Tinkerine is Canada’s premier 3D printing company for the development, production, and distribution of printers, software, and supplies in both the education and consumer markets. As part of their company’s…

GoEngineer to Hold 3D Printing Kids’ Camps This Summer

We have heard it said so many times. “3D printing is the future.” This means that it is our children who will be growing up in a world surrounded by…

Solidoodle 3D Printer Company Turns 3, Outlines Their Future Goals

Consumer 3D printer company Solidoodle is celebrating its third year in business by making big plans for the future. This doesn’t mean they’ve been taking it easy for the past…

Students Use Autodesk’s New Fusion 360 to 3D Print Assistive Device For Disabled Man

As 3D technology becomes a more common part of the classroom, students are making significant contributions to the world around them at younger and younger ages. We’ve seen a university…

The 3D PFP: A 3D Printer Fundraising Program for Schools

The 3D Printer, a provider of 3D print equipment and supplies out of Maddingley Australia has introduced a school fundraiser program (3D PFP) designed to help more schools have access…

High School Students Create 3D Printed Prosthetic For One Grateful Individual

As 3D technology becomes more commonly integrated at earlier stages of education, students are producing surprisingly advanced products. Last January, Jayme Sims lost four of his fingers in a wood…

South Korea Unveils Plan to Pull Ahead in 3D Printing

If you want to see what it looks like when a country really gets behind 3D printing, then you will want to pay attention to the South Korean government’s newly…

Shapeways Teams with Google to Allow Girls to Design and 3D Print Bracelets for Free

When most people think of computer programmers, they probably picture a bearded young man with nerdy glasses sitting at a desk wearing a ‘Super Mario Brothers’ t-shirt. At least that’s…

Dyson Funding Program Brings Whizz-Bang Equipment, Including 3D Printers, to Secondary Schools

  When it came to the attention of The James Dyson Foundation that students were dropping out of design and technology courses at the GCSE (General Certificate in Secondary Education)…

M.Lab21 to Move Shop Class into the 21st Century with 3D Printing and Scanning Tech

Two hundred high school industrial arts and vocational education programs will be getting an update in the coming years through a pilot initiative introducing the latest additive manufacturing technologies. The…

Oklahoma State University Engineering Semester Ends With Students Creating Phenomenal 3D Printed Objects

3D printing in education is finally starting to gain some ground. Elementary schools to Universities around the world are beginning to recognize the great influence that 3D printing can have…

3D Systems Enters the Education Space With Their MAKE.DIGITAL Initiative

Education and 3D printing go together like peanut butter and futuristic jelly, which people haven’t tried yet, but once they do, will love it. Every technology has to be helped…

MakerBot Announces Innovation Centers in Universities and Businesses – 30+ 3D Printers in Each Center

Today, MakerBot has announced that they are going forward with a massive plan to transform businesses and universities into MakerBot Innovation Centers.  The idea behind the Innovation Centers is to…