3D printing is a powerful tool to practice Math and Design, encourage creativity and innovation, and promote critical thinking and problem solving! By designing, making and working with the tangible projects, the development of understanding is enhanced far beyond what is possible in the traditional classroom.
Autodesk’s Tinkercad is one of the most popular classroom tools for creating simple designs from scratch, quickly modifying existing designs. It’s a free online 3D design program that you can use in your web browser without downloading any software.
Why take this course?
It is for beginner, and no pre requirement besides the curiosity. Over twelve weeks, you’ll develop your knowledge of simple 3D modeling and printing.
You’ll apply your knowledge to overcome the series of challenges, including checking the existing model, imagining the object, and create the small object, export to 3D print ready file, etc.
As a coach, you’ll have the chance to develop the necessary skill set for using the 3D modeling tool and 3D printer in your classroom or living room, and to connect with a network of other coaches.