Getting Creative with a 3D Printer

High school students are getting creative with a 3D printer, watching their designs take shape before their eyes. At Lakeview High School in Columbus Ohio, Aaron Chin saw his design take shape, layer after layer, forming inside a 3D printer.  Chin was using the...

Becoming Literate in 3D Technology

A program to help students become literate in 3D technology is allowing them to help local businesses and gain experience for future careers. In downtown Bloomington Minnesota, Rob Martin, the president of Open Source Classroom LLC has been spearheading a pilot...

Students Are Practicing Design with a 3D Printer

In a boost for learning 21st century skills, high school students are practicing design with a 3D printer.  Antioch High School students are conceptualizing, designing and building carbon dioxide dragsters — model vehicles similar to pinewood derby cars of yesteryear...

3D Technology for Math and Science

  Last year, Robert Cundiff promised his seventh-grade science students at South View Middle School they would be the first to use 3D technology for math and science. Cundiff made good on that promise Wednesday when the now-eighth-graders experienced firsthand...