Computer Aided Design (SD220123)
Credits: 1 / Tuition: $0 / Additional Fee for Non NEGA RESA: $25.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 25
Instructor: Will Dodd
Date: 7/18/2019 Time: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Lyndol Cain Room - NEGA RESA Training Center Winterville, Ga (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 7/11/2019


Class Notes

Target Audience:

Elementary and Middle School Teachers interested in incorporating Computer Aided Design into their curriculum, hosting a Maker Space, or starting a 3D design club.


Prerequisite for Course Participation:

  1. Create a Tinkercad account at (You can sign in using your existing Google account by following the instructions on this video:

  2. Bring an external mouse for your laptop.  With CAD work it is much easier to use an external mouse than a laptop touchpad.

Course Description

This is a one day workshop designed to introduce teachers to TinkerCad, a free, cloud based CAD program that allows students to design 3D objects for 3D printing.  During the workshop teachers will use TinkerCad in example projects aligned to GSE Science & Math Standards, as well as create a plan to incorporate the tool into their own classroom curriculum to reinforce student mastery of chosen standards.

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