Makerbot Sketch Classroom™ — The Ideal Setup Whether It’s Back In The Classroom, Fully Remote Or Going Hybrid

For teachers that want to improve their students’ STEM skills, the MakerBot Sketch Classroom is a complete solution to get your class started in the world of 3D printing. The Sketch Classroom comes with everything you need to get going, including two machines, lots of material, over 600 lesson plans and training for teachers who may not be familiar with 3D printers. This package is easy to use and easy to teach – your class will be budding engineers before you know it! These small 3D printers feature a particulate filter and an enclosed chamber, making them completely safe to use in the classroom – without worrying about curious hands. A built-in camera helps you monitor the builds as they happen, making it easier to help students control project time.

The dual printer setup will enable your classroom to print their designs faster, making 3D printing more accessible to your students and boosting the opportunities for student innovation. With a heated build plate for secure, successful printing and a flexible surface to make removing finished prints extremely easy - your students will achieve reliable prints every time. Touch screen controls enables you to start, monitor and pause your students' prints with an intuitive interface, designed for easy 3D printing navigation.

The Makerbot Certification™ program is more than just learning about printer operation. Certify your students in real world problem solving through design planning and 3D printing. Get access to a full set of interactive content, projects, quizzes and exams developed by MakerBot Certified Educators. With over 15 hours of student curriculum accessible online, the Certification program gives your students the tools to build and strengthen their design-thinking skills with 3D printing.

Make the classroom 3D printing experience even easier with Makerbot Cloud™ the cloud-based, 3D printing file management software. Students submit their designs without issue, and teachers queue up their classroom prints with ease. This is an entirely new way for teachers and students to collaborate and share access to MakerBot 3D printers – even when learning remotely. All of the benefits of the easy-to-use MakerBot Print software is made available online.

Get access to community-driven lesson plans reviewed and approved by MakerBot Education. Find lesson plans designed for grade levels and subjects applicable to your classroom and curriculum. There are 600+ certified lesson plans available.