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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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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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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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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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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 […]

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Hands-down: the best teacher training in 3D printing

If you’re a teacher wondering whether 3D printing might be a technology worthwhile for introducing to your class, we’ve got an awesome online course geared to skill you up and keep you that one step ahead of your students. Called the PrintLab Certification course, this series of online modules will provide you with the knowledge […]

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One thousand, five hundred reasons to talk to your class about digital citizenship.

This year EduKits is onboard with Trend Micro and their poster competition for kids aged 8-12 years on the theme “How can I be a good digital citizen”. The competition is open to kids attending schools in Australia and New Zealand with some serious prize money on offer. For first place, there’s a sweet $1,500, […]

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Experiencing VR with EduKits

So who wants to try Virtual Reality? That was exactly the question we were asking at this year’s Science Week and the answer is pretty much everyone! Over a period of 6 hours the EduKits team gave over 300 curious people from the Riverina their chance to check out virtual reality using the latest Pico […]

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And that’s how to do Science Week!

Over the weekend EduKits was proud to be involved with our local Science Week events running what was dubbed the VR Headset Holodeck in the Historic Council Chambers of the City of Wagga Wagga. At the Holodeck we had 9 VR headsets with around 50 different experiences loaded for community members to experience what VR […]

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Building Rockets with NASA JPL

The team at EduKits have just come off a mega weekend of STEM where we ran bottle rocket workshops as part of an initiative that saw a team of NASA JPL scientists land in the regional NSW city of Wagga Wagga to inspire our next generation of big thinkers and doers. Organised by One Giant […]