3D Printing at the College of Education METRC
Two LulzBot Minis are available to College of Ed and Psychology students, faculty and staff in the METRC Makerspace.
Thingiverse - repository of designs and ideas
3-D printing in Education (cool poster for your lab or library)
Cost/Where to Purchase:
Many schools are starting with LulzBot - price varies by size and capability - we like the Mini ($1250)
PrintrBot - some models are small and cheap BUT more difficult software from $349 (unassembled)
Deployment/Management Ideas - find ideas on this Google Doc for how you might get 3D printing going at your school. Add to it with ways to encourage use by classes, manage the kits, etc.