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Category: Makers Empire: News

  • What Teachers Are Saying About Makers Empire | Recent Tweets by Teachers

    At Makers Empire, we're grateful to work with 18,000+ passionate and energetic educators and their hundreds of thousands of students. Every day, their classroom experiences inspire us to continue improving the Makers Empire 3D design app, and the Makers Empire Teacher's Dashboard. Here's what some of our teachers have recently been tweeting about Makers Empire....

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  • Makers Empire Wins Edutech Asia’s Pitch Competition | Asia’s Largest Education Event

    Two Makers Empire's team members are currently in Singapore for EduTech Asia, Asia's largest education event. Mandi Dimitriadis, Director of Learning, and Anthony Chhoy, Co-Founder, went to support a presentation by Asst. Professor Matt Bower from Macquarie University about the university's pioneering research project on primary school makerspaces based on the use of Makers Empire...

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  • Mandi Dimitradis, Director of Learning at Makers Empire, Wins 2019 Winnovation Award

    We’re thrilled to announce that Mandi Dimitriadis, (above) our wonderful Director of Learning, was declared the winner of the 2019 Winnovation Award in the 'Open' category at a Gala Dinner in Adelaide on October 3rd, 2019. Congratulations, Mandi!! The Winnovation Awards showcase and celebrate the successes of female innovators changing the game in South Australia. Mandi was...

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  • Makers Empire awarded LeanLab Fellowship for research pilot in Kansas schools

    Makers Empire is proud to announce that we've received a LeanLab fellowship for a research pilot of our 3D learning program so we can develop a better, scientific understanding of how our 3D learning program might best serve American schools. LeanLab is an organisation that builds communities and launches transformational innovations into K12 schools. It...

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  • Design Curriculum by Makers Empire | International Design Curriculum for Grades K-6

    We've recently been monitoring the way Design and Technology curricula have been changing around the world. Now we've created the Makers Empire Design Curriculum for our global community of educators. The Makers Empire Design Curriculum describes the development of skills, knowledge and understandings across K-6 so you know what your students are learning, how they...

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  • Makers Empire Job Vacancy: Unity C# Programmer (fluent in Chinese & English)

    Are you a Unity C# Programmer who is also fluent in Chinese and English? Interested in working for an award-winning, global company that is transforming the way K-8 students learn with game-based learning and 3D printing? Makers Empire is looking for a versatile and proactive Unity C# Programmer to join our small but expert team headquartered...

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  • Makers Empire a State Finalist in Telstra Business Awards 2019 | Social Change Maker Category

    Makers Empire has been recognised as a State Finalist in the 2019 Telstra Business Awards for the Social Change Maker category. The Social Change Maker category is for organisations where a positive social impact is at the core of their purpose. They are applying innovative solutions to address social issues and better the world we...

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  • Makers Empire and Adelaide University Partner to deliver 3D Printing Prototyping Course

    Following the successful prototyping with 3D printing short course, Makers Empire will be again partnering with the University of Adelaide to deliver a new 3D printing prototyping course for postgraduate students. 3D Print Prototyping Course 3D Print Prototyping is being offered in term 4 of 2019 at the North Terrace campus. It counts as 3...

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  • Opportunity to Visit Makers Empire | Sign Up For a School Visit | Student Testers Needed

    At Makers Empire, we constantly seek out feedback on the Makers Empire 3D app and our accompanying teacher's resources from classroom teachers and students. Members from our learning, technical and user experience teams regularly visit schools to deliver professional development and training to groups of teachers and test new features with students. Our products are...

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  • SA School? Apply now for the 3D Printing in Schools Project (Get $5K of Makers Empire)

    Department for Education (South Australia) schools with a primary enrolment can now apply for the final Learning by Design 3D Printing in Primary Schools project to take place in term 3 of 2019. Over the last four years, 220 SA public schools with a primary element have participated in the project. The 3D Printing in Primary...

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  • New Makers Empire course receives (NESA) NSW Education Standards Authority endorsement

    Makers Empire is delighted to announce that a new Makers Empire course, Teaching by Design, has been endorsed by the New South Wales (NSW) Education Standards Authority. In NSW, all teachers currently need to undertake 100 hours of professional development over the course of their accreditation period (usually 5 years, but sometimes, 7) to maintain...

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  • Meet Carly Osborn, the new Learning Manager at Makers Empire

    Makers Empire is delighted to announce that Doctor Carly Osborn recently joined the company as Learning Manager. Carly is an educational impact specialist, with a background in research and development of community engagement and education projects, and a focus on using new technologies for meaningful learning. Prior to joining Makers Empire, she was a postdoctoral research...

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  • Toyota Community Trust Funds STEM, Design Thinking & 3D Tech. for West Melbourne Schools

    Makers Empire is delighted to announce that the company has received a $60,000 grant from the Toyota Community Trust to help deliver 3D technology and professional learning to eight schools in Melbourne's West. The West Melbourne 3D Printing in Schools Project is designed to develop sustainable and scalable models of professional learning that lead to...

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  • New Tools To Make Assessing Students’ Curriculum-Aligned 3D Design Work Easier

    Makers Empire's pioneering 3D design software and 3D printing learning programs for schools are designed to help educators teach Design Thinking, STEM and 21st-century learning skills to K-8 students using 3D technology. Our complete solutions include everything you need to effectively and efficiently integrate 3D technology into your classroom. Now Makers Empire is making student...

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  • Makers Empire celebrating 10 million maze runs by students in Maze Mania 3D Game Creator

    Makers Empire is celebrating 10 million maze runs by students in its new Maze Mania game. Launched last October as a game creator within the Makers Empire 3D design app, Maze Mania lets students create their own 3D mazes for their friends and peers to try to complete. Within a month of launch, students had...

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  • Denver Public Schools Chooses Makers Empire | Teaching with 3D Printing & 3D Design

    Denver Public Schools is teaming up with Makers Empire to help its teachers integrate 3D technology into their classrooms. Denver Public Schools is a large district with almost 200 schools in the United States of America. Denver Public Schools' technology coordinators, Stephanie and Kathleen, had identified a need to provide interested teachers within the district...

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  • Competitions, Challenges & Experiences Your Students Will Love | Design Thinking | STEM

    At Makers Empire, we want to help children become creators, innovators and problem solvers so they can adapt and thrive in a dynamic world. We do this by equipping educators with the tools, resources and support they need to embrace creativity and making in education for improved student performance, engagement and learning. We've created this...

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  • EOIs closing soon for SA schools to apply for the 3D Printing in Primary Schools project 2019

    An exciting opportunity exists for Department for Education (South Australia) schools with a primary enrolment to apply for the final year of the Learning by Design 3D Printing in Primary Schools project for 2019. Over the last three years, 170 SA public schools have participated in the project. The 3D Printing in Primary Schools project...

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  • Makers Empire’s New Maze Mania 3D Game Creator a Smash Hit

    Makers Empire 3D is known for being an easy-to-use and engaging 3D design app that K-8 students can use to design in 3D and create solutions to real-world problems. Our 3D app is the cornerstone of Makers Empire's complete solutions for schools, which also include curriculum, professional development, class management tools, resources and support. Late last...

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  • Winners of the 2018 Makers Empire Awards

    Makers Empire is happy to announce the winners and runner-ups of the inaugural Makers Empire Awards for 2018. Makers Empire's 3D design software is used to create over 15,000 3D designs every day. To date, students around the world have used Makers Empire to create over 4.5 million 3D designs. For these inaugural, annual awards,...

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  • Makers Empire begins rolling out 3D technology to 230 schools in Dubai

    Recently, some of the Makers Empire team visited Dubai to work with the Ministry of Education (MOE) United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Ibtikar, our local education technology partner. Together, we are rolling out 3D technology to every single grade seven class in MOE schools - over 230 schools will be teaching students Design Thinking, STEM and...

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  • 2018 Highlights and Happy Holidays!

    What a year 2018 was! It'd be almost impossible to list everything that happened but here are some of the highlights. In Numbers In 2018, there are 12,000 teachers and 500,000 students using Makers Empire. Students created over 3 millions designs using Makers Empire 3D. That's 15,000 new designs each day! Since the launch of...

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  • Makers Empire celebrates 1 million maze runs in 3D maze creator game after 4 weeks

    We're thrilled to announce that Makers Empire is celebrating 1 million maze runs played in its new Maze Mania game after its launch just over four weeks ago. Maze Mania is the first of a series of new game creators that live in the Game Zone inside Makers Empire’s popular Makers Empire 3D design app....

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  • Announcing the 2018 Makers Empire Awards

    Makers Empire is delighted to announce the inaugural Makers Empire Awards. The new Makers Empire Awards are designed to celebrate and showcase the students, teachers, classes and schools that make up our global education community. They will be announced each year based on performance over the last 12 months. This year, Makers Empire Awards will be...

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  • New Game Zone, Maze Mania and View Cube coming soon to Makers Empire

    The next update of Makers Empire (version 4.3) will introduce some brand new features: Game Zone / Maze Mania -a super fun new design tool Welcome to the World - a more engaging way to get started with Makers Empire View Cube - improved rotate view tool 1. Game Zone / Maze Mania [su_spacer] Game Zone (see...

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  • Meet The Maker: Angus Copley, Makers Empire Legend & Awesome Student Designer

    We are happy to introduce our first Makers Empire Legend: year four student Angus Copley from St Michaels School in Australia. Angus was nominated for the Makers Empire Legend program by Kate Trywhitt, his Arts & Design Teacher. She nominated Angus because "he makes really complex designs that are fun and eye catching. He has a really...

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  • United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Roll Out 3D Technology into 200 Primary Schools in 2019

    Makers Empire is happy to announce a new partnership with Dubai-based education consultancy company, Ibtikar, to deliver a country-wide rollout of 3D technology into over 200 primary schools in 2019 for the United Arab Emirates, Ministry of Education (MoE). To achieve the country-wide rollout, Makers Empire will provide curriculum, 3D software (Makers Empire 3D), teacher resources,...

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  • 600 Schools in the 2018 GE Additive Education Program Off To A Great Start!

    Recent research shows the compelling learning benefits that can be achieved for students and teachers with 3D printing in the primary school classroom. 3D technology creates a fun, hands-on experience for students with cutting edge technology while positioning them as as creators, inventors and engineers. Through the Design Cycle, students learn how to solve real-world...

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  • Makers Empire’s Director of Learning a Finalist in the Winnovation Awards

    We're proud to announce that Mandi Dimitriadis, (above) our awesome Director of Learning, is a finalist in the 2018 Winnovation Awards. Congratulations, Mandi!! The Winnovation Awards showcase and celebrate the successes of female innovators changing the game in South Australia. We're thrilled that Mandi's work to help primary and middle school educators teach Design Thinking, STEM and...

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  • Pursuing Equality For Women In STEM To The End Of The Earth

    Jeanette McConnell manages the GE Additive Program for Makers Empire, directing the rollout of Makers Empire 3D software, curriculum, class management tools, resources and professional development to over 600 schools around the world. Jeanette is a passionate STEM educator and her achievements were recently rewarded with a spot in Homeward Bound, a global 12-month leadership initiative for women with a background in...

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