3D printers

Why some schools are restricting student access to 3D printers


Results indicate 77 percent of schools will increase 3D printers.

A number of factors, including lack of guidance and management issues, lead educators to restrict students' access to 3D printers, according to a survey from Y Soft Corporation, an enterprise office solution provider.

Surveyed educators overwhelmingly cited motivation, creativity and use of technology with STEAM subjects as reasons their schools use 3D printers in the classroom.

Forty-two percent of those surveyed said it is "very common" for students in their
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