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3D printing challenge – real world application for classroom learning

If you’re on the hunt for some fresh ideas for the classroom consider the PrintLab|Autodesk assistive device challenge which is a global 3D design and print competition open from now until 1 April 2021. This global initiative will see schools across the globe investigate, relate and create with a mission of making the lives of […]

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Code Kit: More Powerful than Ever Before

Code Kit is our simple, drag-and-drop coding app for Arduino, launched just a few months ago to replace Codeables Studio. Now, we’ve delivered the next big updated with more features and capabilities than ever before. In this article, we’ll unpack some of the most notable changes and new features, and explain how you can make […]

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3D Printing News

Free Filament with 3D printer purchases for the month of June 2020

We’ve been looking after schools this month with great deals on bundles on 3D printers complete with teachers resources. For the home or commercial user we’ve got some freebies to give away with each 3D printer purchase this June. UP Mini 2 Buy the UP Mini2 ES portable 3D printer and receive 2kgs of PLA […]

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Education News Schools

Laser Cutters EOFY sale

With the end of financial year nearly upon us EduKits are running a special on laser cutters. Deal 1 – For schools with existing filter exhaust systems Emblaser 2 Desktop laser cutter Inbuilt air-assist cutting LightBurn software Pricing $3,679.90Save $131.60 Deal 2 – For schools needing a machine with fume extraction Emblaser 2 Desktop laser […]

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3D Printing Education News

End of financial year 3D printing specials

With schools around Australia resuming as Covid-19 shutdowns ease it would be easy to forget the end of the financial year fast approaching. EduKits are running some great end of financial year specials to help educators bring 3D design and printing to their schools. Special 1 – 3D Printing first experiences bundle This bundle includes: […]

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Arduino Coding News

The best drag-and-drop Arduino block coding editor

Teaching coding to kids can be a little challenging, especially with Arduino. Text-based coding is extremely intimidating for those just getting started, and it’s extremely easy to run into errors if you don’t know what you’re doing. In the classroom, things can get messy pretty quickly. If you’re a digital technologies teacher (or have even […]

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3D Printing Education Teaching

You should know these top 6 3D design apps for education

3D printing is an amazing new tool for teaching and learning in the classroom. However, we know it can often be difficult to find engaging projects to do with your students. Don’t worry: we’ve done the work for you. Here are our top 15 3D design apps for education. Some are super-easy to use (see […]

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Arduino Electronics

Which Arduino pins are PWM?

If you’re working on an Arduino project, one of the important questions you might be asking is: which ones are the PWM pins? Our helpful table below covers this information for almost all Arduino boards. Keep reading for more information about each of the boards. Board Model/s PWM Pins Arduino Uno, Nano or Mini 3, […]

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Michael Nixon featured in Australian Information Industry Association ‘Connector Magazine’

Flicking through the pages of this months Connector Magazine published by the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) you will find an article on EduKit’s teen founder Michael Nixon. As a previous winner of an AIIA iAwards the follow up article highlights the recent work Michael has been doing to bring industry relevant training to teachers […]

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What to expect from PrintLab in 2020

PrintLab Classroom is a creative lesson plan portal for teachers looking to integrate 3D printing into core topics such as science, technology, engineering, arts, maths, computing, geography, history, languages and more. Phew! There’s a lot in there. We’re really proud of the product so far, but there’s heaps more to come in 2020. EduKits would […]