Get started with 3D printing in the classroom

Prepare pupils and students for tomorrow’s world, today. 3D printing in education provides unique learning opportunities across science, technology, engineering, art, and maths. Discover how educators are engaging students as never before.

Ultimaker 3D printers in education
University 3D printing project

“Educational institutions should provide students with the latest knowledge and developments and show them that alternative production methods like 3D printing exist.”

Martin Kampinga, Aviation Technology Teacher, Inholland University

3D printing sparks creativity and imagination

Inspiring students of all ages inside and outside the classroom

  • Met museum education event

    Bringing 3D printing to the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Learn how 3D printing played a key role in integrating art and science at one of the world’s leading museums during Teens Take the Met.

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    CAD 3D model introduction lesson

    Introducing CAD – Modifying an STL with Tinkercad

    Follow a teacher and his students in his 3D printing lessons as they edit, print, and test STL files to crack complex design challenges.

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    Coding STEM lesson

    Code your 3D designs with the Codeblocks app

    Read how 3D printing in schools is challenging and engaging even more students as coding gets added to the design and creativity mix.

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Ultimaker 3D printers for education

The right 3D printer for your school’s 3D printing applications

Ultimaker products are not only ideal tools for developing creative young minds – they are also built for the demands of classroom use. From affordability to advanced dual extrusion and connectivity, we have a 3D printer suited to your needs – all renowned for reliability and ease of use.

3D printing lesson in the classroom

Ready to start 3D printing in the classroom? 

With our global network of resellers, we can connect you with a local partner to deliver your 3D printer, help you get started, and provide support just in case you need it.

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Learn from other educators

Become part of a growing community of like-minded and equally enthusiastic educators using 3D printing in schools around the world. Share, learn, and prepare the next generation for an even brighter future – together!