The beginning of a new school year or term is always a busy time for teachers. So we’ve put together this handy checklist to help teachers be well-prepared and organised in terms of teaching with Makers Empire.
For Teachers Already Using Makers Empire
Have your school contact details changed? Is your billing contact still the same person? Please make sure we’ve got the correct details. Next, check your school’s teachers listed in the Makers Empire dashboard. Has anyone left the school? Has anyone joined? Add the new teachers’ names and email addresses so they start getting Makers Empire emails.
Do you have your own school 3D printers? If so, check that they are still working well and arrange for servicing if needed. South Australian school customers can access complimentary 3D printer servicing. If you outsource your school’s 3D printing, confirm arrangements with the Makers Empire printing bureau (if you’re in Australia or America) or another 3D printing service.
Share your Makers Empire activities with colleagues. Invite them to get involved.
Got an interested colleague? Sign up for the Makers Empire buddy course to help support them get set up with Makers Empire.
Now that you’ve got an idea of your school’s expected 3D printing plans, you can order 3D printing filament based on your expected usage. Schools in Australia can order filament from the Makers Empire shop.
For Teachers About to Start Using Makers Empire
The Teacher’s Dashboard contains comprehensive, step-by-step instructions regarding getting started with Makers Empire, including:
- Getting classes set up
- Doing the online professional development
- Installing Makers Empire on student devices
- Getting ready to teach your first class