Empowering Students to Help Build Successful Careers With SOLIDWORKS® Education Edition 2018-2019, students will learn the design and engineering skills they need to jumpstart their careers. The next generation of engineers and designers must be equipped to solve problems skillfully and efficiently. The SOLIDWORKS Education Edition 2018-2019 provides students and educators professional software, local support and a connection to a massive user community to help students take their next career
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
17 days ago
FRC Team 3506, Team YETI FRC Team 3506, Team YETI True story: here at SOLIDWORKS, we’re crazy about FIRST Robotics. What kind of engineering nerds wouldn’t be? Created by Dean Kamen, FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics aims to inspire students to become leaders in science and engineering, to teach them important, life affirming skills, such as team work and team building, and become masters of gracious professionalism. It’s a fantastic program, one we at
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 months ago
Jason Ledon and a blown up print-out of his CSWE certificate. Image courtesy of Jason Ledon. Jason Ledon and a blown up print-out of his CSWE certificate. Image courtesy of Jason Ledon.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 months ago
SOLIDWORKS Dana Hall Career Day 8th Graders from Dana Hall When most of us were kids, Career Day meant impatiently jiggling our legs under our desks, while Tommy Y.’s dad droned on about selling insurance, only to be followed by Laura V.’s mom trying to get us amped up on accounting. On January 12, the 8th grade class at Dana Hall had an entirely different experience. They had, you might say, a 3DEXPERIENCE. Organized and led by User Experience Design Senior Manager Chinloo Lama, the group of
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
4 months ago
INEGI, aka Institute of Science and Innovation in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, is one of the most prestigious engineering institutes in Portugal, with 30 years of experience in bringing forth new technologies in the field of research and development. It positions technological innovation right at the interface between industries and universities. INEGI promotes research, technology-based innovations, and transfer of technology oriented towards the industrial sector. It currently
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
“I love to be able to take a person’s dream and write it down in pictures for them to see. With SOLIDWORKS they can see all aspects of their design and have a video to show how to use it. I have learned so much about the versatility and the expansive ability in creating all sorts of models in SOLIDWORKS. It truly is an amazing program.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
“Simple things seem to derive the most pleasure from everyone” – Corporal Willy Corporal Willy with a Epilog 120 Watt Laser The very first time we tried doing a 3D carving, we took just two pieces of scrap wood and glued them together. I looked for two pieces that were not cracked or had any knots or other irregular surface features to them. However, as the machine finished the carving, a knot showed up right at the end of the Wolf’s nose. Rob made this one on a laser machine for a friend’s
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
Tumba technical School Rwanda As an educator, you play a vital role in shaping the next generation of engineering and design professionals. SOLIDWORKS® can help you build your teaching skills for this critical role. SOLIDWORKS offers an exam and certification for educators — the SOLIDWORKS Accredited Educator Exam. This certification will: Increase your technical proficiency in classroom instruction for 3D CAD, simulation, and sustainability Recognize your skills in teaching SOLIDWORKS software
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
rethink robotics SOLIDWORKS is used by over 3 million students to get the best jobs and the best careers. With educator support from our SOLIDWORKS Value Added Resellers, free student home use licensing, and certification exams, it’s no wonder why 30,000 schools use SOLIDWORKS and over 75,000 students have achieved Certified SOLIDWORKS Association (CSWA) Certification. Click SolidWorks Education Edition 2016-2017 to see a preview. We have been hard at work all year and are now ready to roll out
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
iphonesolid Our SOLIDWORKS Education community asked us to put together an App all about SOLIDWORKS for teachers and students. Educators are busy. Students are busy. So we put together the tools to help teachers and students use SOLIDWORKS more effectively on your mobile devices.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
MIT Women in Technology Academic Program Kinetic Sculpture MIT’s Women’s Technology Program (WTP) is a rigorous four week summer academic and residential experience where female high school students explore engineering through hands-on classes, labs, and team based projects in the summer after 11th grade. There are two WTP’s: 1) Electrical Engineering and Computer Science or 2) Mechanical Engineering The WTP 2015 Application is available here. mit wtp models This engineering academic program is
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks Workshop GoEngineer at UC Davis 2 SolidWorks Educator Dave Alpert is one of the most innovative teachers I know. He is in the classroom to be the education advocate for SolidWorks Value Added Reseller GoEngineer. Dave hosts multiple educator workshops in the western US. SolidWorks Workshop GoEngineer at UC Davis He answered the call to professors and teaching assistants from UC Davis to develop a custom class for instructors.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Cuda Country A new SolidWorks STEM tutorial for the Junior Solar Sprint car has been developed by teacher Pat Haley, Cuda Country. Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Assembly Cuda Country Partners Technology Student Association (TSA) and Army Education Outreach Program (AEOP) bring the JSS model solar car competition to many schools. Some highlights of the new JSS tutorials include: Junior Solar Spint Car SolidWorks Sheet Metal Cuda Country A sheet metal Motor
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks Accredited Educator It’s the summer, and as a dedicated Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Educator you work on your SOLIDWORKS skills and learn new lessons to implement in the classroom. Managing your own accreditation in a STEM field is challenging. When I was teaching, summer was the time to get caught up on family, hiking, and household projects – then I started to think about students and classes. Academic administrators have asked us to develop a certification just
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks Educator Trial 2014-2015 Are you a student or educator interested in using SOLIDWORKS this summer to learn what it has to offer, or get ahead of the game for next year? Try our FREE download of SOLIDWORKS Student Engineering Kit for the summer! Follow these instructions to get your copy: 1. Go to www.SolidWorks.com/sek.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks Educator Trial 2014-2015 Are you a student or educator interested in using SOLIDWORKS this summer to learn what it has to offer, or get ahead of the game for next year? Try our FREE download of SOLIDWORKS Student Engineering Kit for the summer! Follow these instructions to get your copy: 1. Go to www.SolidWorks.com/sek.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks Educator Trial 2014-2015 Are you a student or educator interested in using SOLIDWORKS this summer to learn what it has to offer, or get ahead of the game for next year? Try our FREE download of SOLIDWORKS Student Engineering Kit for the summer! Follow these instructions to get your copy: 1. Go to www.SolidWorks.com/sek.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks Educator Trial 2014-2015 Are you a student or educator interested in using SOLIDWORKS this summer to learn what it has to offer, or get ahead of the game for next year? Try our FREE download of SOLIDWORKS Student Engineering Kit for the summer! Follow these instructions to get your copy: 1. Go to www.SolidWorks.com/sek.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
3 years ago
SolidWorks CAD Instructors Guide The new SOLIDWORKS Education Edition 2014-2105 Instructor’s Guide and Student Guides brings a series of Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) competencies front and center to help teachers in their day to day lesson plans. SOLIDWORKS is a great tool to make STEM topics relevant through fun visualization of physics and algebra. STEM Competencies in SOLIDWORKS Lessons AppendixC-STEM STEM Curriculum Examples AppendixD-Curriculum Next Generation Science
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
4 years ago
Thank you Kristen Wilson for sharing with the SolidWorks Community, republished from the SolidWorks blog. Marie One of the things I love about working for SOLIDWORKS is our Education Program (I’m a teacher’s kid, so education is something near and dear to my heart). Spring is a busy time for the SOLIDWORKS Education Team. They release the latest version of the SOLIDWORKS Education Edition – everything your students need to learn 3D design and sharpen their skills to get the job of their dreams –
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
4 years ago
CSWA Academic Certificate In a tough job market, CAD certification is becoming a required credential for that first interview. The Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA) exam tests a designer’s knowledge in the fundamentals of engineering design using SolidWorks. The CSWA exam is the first of eleven SolidWorks certification exams designers take for life-long learning. SolidWorks provides qualified schools the ability to give the CSWA exam to their students.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
4 years ago