Welcome to The CITE -- a blog on Course materials, Innovation, and Technology in Education, created by Mark Nelson and now part of the Publications Department of the National Association of College Stores. CITE is a pun with multiple meanings - referring to cite as in citation, something people reference; site as in location, website, or place people go to; and sight as in foresight or looking ahead to what is coming. Comments, discussion, feedback and ideas are welcome.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Is 3-D Printing Just a Fad?
Will 3-D printing be the future of educational
technology or is it just the latest fad? As prices for the units fall, more
schools and universities are pondering the possibilities. This PBS video shows
how it works and may offer some answers.