3D printing (also known as additive manufacturing) is an immersive technology that not only is a great hobby but a powerful addition to the classroom and household alike. From bringing history or literature to life or engaging students in STEAM 3D printing is one of the most enveloping technological to tools available presently!
Come join us in learning the stimulating world of 3D printing. In this one-day venture you will partake in the construction of your own 3D printer, will get practical hands-on training in the use of the software required to get your 3D printer running and the knowledge to integrate it to your classroom.
Each person who attends the workshop will assemble and take home with an Ender 3 V2 Neo 3D printer along with a set of educational resources. The Ender 3 V2 Neo is one of the most versatile, reliable, cost effective and upgradable machine in its price point. Not to be outclassed on safety the Ender 3 V2 Neo comes with one of the industry's most reliable power supplies from manufacture Meanwell.
David Harmon, Greg Theron and Greg Fischer all have a passion for 3D printing and have supported Lethbridge Public School Division over the past 4 years implementing and supporting 3D printing in the classroom. All 3 presenters prove to be active members of the maker community in which they offer support on many levels (locally and internationally).