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Study shows 3D printing improves design thinking skills in primary schools

Makers Empire in primary schools. Photo via Makers EmpireResearchers at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, have conducted a year-long study into the benefits of 3D printing and 3D design in primary school makerspaces. While the study maintains that there is much work yet to be done to help support teachers and pupils integrate 3D printing into schools, the preliminary findings prove promising. Makerspaces in […]