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MakerBot Educator Success Story: Doug Ferguson at Martin Sortun Elementary

Doug Ferguson had no idea what to expect when he was asked to become the STEM Integration Specialist at Martin Sortun Elementary School. The school …

Two Google searches 'produce same CO2 as boiling a kettle'

Making two internet searches through Google produces about the same amount of carbon dioxide as boiling a kettle, it has been estimated.<p>A typical search through the online giant's website is thought to generate about 7g of carbon dioxide. Boiling a kettle produces about 15g.<p>The emissions are caused …

New Stratasys metal 3D printer, materials announced

A Stratasys metal 3D printer will be launched in April 2018. Although the company has released only limited details, in this article 3D Printing …

Google Pixelbook review: The laptop Chrome OS needs, but maybe doesn't yet deserve

Article Contents<p>Chromebooks have come a long way from the dark, buggy days of the CR-48 and laggardly Intel Atom processors. Back when Chrome OS …

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Makerbot Labs Is One Step Toward Open Source 3D Printing

Makerbot helped bring the 3D printing to everyone. Now it's building something for the fans.<p>3D printing feels a bit stuck. At the dawn of the 2010s, the device seemed destined to reimagine the creative process, putting the power of additive manufacturing within anyone's grasp. But trend has gone …

3D Printing Service Bureaus Put the Additive in National Manufacturing Day with HP's Multi Jet Fusion Technology

Since 2012, an annual celebration of modern manufacturing takes place on the first Friday in October called National Manufacturing Day, or MFG DAY. …

This 3D Printer Enclosure Takes Ventilation Seriously

A lot of work has gone into hacking common items (like IKEA Lack tables) into useful and effective 3D printer enclosures, but [Stefan.Lu] has taken a …

French surgeons use robot & 3D printed model to fix 6-year-old's spine in world-first surgery

Oct 10, 2017 | By Tess<p>A team of surgeons from the Amiens-Picardie University Hospital in France has successfully performed a complex spinal surgery …

Physiology

Dual-extrusion Skriware 2 desktop 3D printer available for $1,599 pre-order

Oct 10, 2017 | By Tess<p>Skriware, a 3D printer manufacturer based in Poland and Sweden, has introduced its latest product: the Skriware 2 3D printer. …

3D Printing

BB-8 Builder Scales Up Classic Lego Go

[Image: Brickset]<p>While they weren’t my absolute favorite toy, I did enjoy playing and building things with LEGOs…there’s something very satisfying …

Lego

Cutting electronic parts with Arduino-powered scissors

When faced with the need to cut thousands of parts from reels in order to make them into kits, “Der Zerhacker” decided to automate the process.For …

3D Printed Lamp Even Prints the Nuts and Bolts

The first print to come off a shiny new 3D printer is usually a toy widget of some sort that will forever sit at your desk without purpose. The …

How To: Use 3D Printing To Make Open-Face Silicone Molds

With 3D printing, you have the ability to take something you've thought of, make it in a virtual setting, and then make it a reality. It's not a new …

Dental Care

Wearable tech giving classroom insights

Personal fitness trackers and smart devices that log our daily steps and monitor our heart rate have increased in popularity in recent years. This …

How the Founder of Savannah College of Art and Design Built a University from Scratch

Paula Wallace started with a Volkswagen Beetle and a dream<p>Though her career was in education, Wallace grew up loving the arts and felt there was a need for a more rigorous type of education in the field. In her elementary school setting, she'd become known as something of a rogue teacher —€” taking …

Schools are finally teaching what kids need to be successful in life

Research shows that teaching kids things like perseverance and self-control can improve their health, academic achievement, and happiness in life.<p>But teaching character, or social and emotional learning, has proven dicey. The science was sometimes squishy, the curriculum often felt driven by those …

Pedagogy

Producing Next-Generation Learners in Grapevine, Texas

The 1:1 program at Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District (GCISD), located near Dallas, Texas, started with a strategic plan that focused …

App per bambini - Mamamò

it_IT<p>object<p>Recensioni di app per bambini e ragazzi fino ai 14 anni: giochi divertenti, book-app, app educative e per stimolare la …

iPad in PE

Having taught PE using iPad since it first came out in 2010 I have seen it grow rapidly as a tool to support teaching and learning.<p>Having purchased …

iOS 9.3 and Education

The off-cycle release of major new features in iOS 9.3 is quite a departure for Apple. The usual cycle until now has been for major releases to debut at WWDC in the summer and ship in September/October. For the education market, however, this schedule has been extremely difficult to deal with. …

Education Technology

Tips for Using iPads in the Classroom

While for some teachers, iPads in the classroom are already a familiar part of everyday life, as of Pearson’s 2014 Student Mobile Device Survey, only …

50 Must-Download Apps For Lifelong Learners

Long after degrees have been conferred and careers have been launched, many folks just can’t seem to quit school. For them, life provides an …

Red Cross

Five Smart Habits to Develop for Back to School

By Ben Stern, EdSurgeThe enemy of innovation and growth is routine. These auspicious weeks before the school year commences are the perfect time to …

Marina quiere convertir a los profesores en una “profesión de élite”

El filósofo propone en el Libro Blanco de la docencia siete años de preparación y una evaluación "sistemática" con consecuencias en el sueldo<p>El <i>Libro</i> …

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Introducing students as young as 5 to the concepts of computer science can be challenging but also immensely rewarding. Though blockly-based …

Top 5 Gamification Articles: October 2015

What is the <b>Top 5 Gamification Articles</b> and blog posts for October 2015? Ranked by Twitter engagement count according to<p>Topsy‘s search and …

Digital devices for every Utah student? Districts launch technology initiatives

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2015, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for …

Education Technology

Google Drive for Android and iOS gets notifications, file access requests, and previewing without an account

Google today announced new features coming to its Google Drive apps for Android and iOS. Some are available today while others will be trickling out “in the coming week or so.” You can download the latest versions now directly from Google Play and Apple’s App Store.<p>First up, Android and iOS users …

Apps