3D Printing Pals: An Interview with Alice Gentili

Alice Gentili is a Visual Art Educator and Department Chair in the Mendon-Upton Regional School District, where she is entering her twentieth year. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with @HenrikSozzi

Henrik Sozzi is a .net developer. As an associate owner of Poliware S.r.l. in his hometown, Italy, he has the opportunity to develop and work on industrial hardware. In his free time, after his daughters go to sleep, he enjoys … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with Jared Mader

Jared is the Director of Educational Technology meaning he is in charge of all infrastructure and instructional technology integration across the Interim Unit of Central Pennsylvania. This includes 25 schools and 2 career centers serving 100,000 students and 10,000 teachers. … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with Melanie Perkins

Melanie Perkins works as the teacher librarian and technology liaison at Hercules High School. Melanie talks about how she has implemented the MOD-ts in her high school maker club and how the Robotics club plans to use 3D printers this … Read More

Traffic cones to use with their sphere robots!

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with David Romano

David Romano is a third grade teacher for Rio Schools. He has incorporated the MOD-t into his classroom, using it to expand his lessons on geometry and engineering or using it to print basic classroom necessities like attendance markers. How … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with Lucy Amaral

Welcome to the second week of the 3D Printing Pals interview series! This week we interviewed Lucy Amaral, a computer specialist at the Lafayette School District. Her goal is to work collaboratively with teachers on developing and integrating student-centered, technology-based lessons. … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with @FlamingPrints

Today marks the first day of our 3D Printing Pals Interview series! In the coming weeks, we will be releasing interviews with social media influencers and educators every Friday. Tune in to hear our interviewees talk about their experience with … Read More

How To: 3D Design using Tinkercad

If you’re looking to get into 3d design, TinkerCAD is a great place to start. TinkerCAD is a free, online design tool for beginners. The application is designed to educate users – providing both tutorials and a series of interactive … Read More

How To: Format Your Own Models for the MOD-t

Printing your own designs using the MOD-t can be an exhilarating experience. Seeing something you’ve created appear layer by layer is very rewarding, but it’s only possible if your design’s size, angles, and orientation are compatible with the MOD-t. Here are some … Read More