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Kids can learn CAD for 3D printing, but teaching it doesn’t have to be a hassle. David Seto and Michael Welch wrote a set of books to make teaching and learning the subject easier. They based it on their own experiences with 3D printing, learning it as beginners, coming from finance and mobile games industries, and then teaching CAD for 3D printing in after-school programs in Hong Kong and the USA. They talk about their book, The 3D Printing Cookbook, and share practical tips for making 3D printing work for young kids. Related to this episode: • The 3D Printing Cookbook, Tinkercad edition: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1736498282?ref_=pe_3052080_397514860 • The 3D Printing Cookbook, Fusion 360 Edition: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1736498266?ref_=pe_3052080_397514860 • Preview the book(s): https://the-3d-printing-cookbook.netlify.app • Tinkercad: https://www.tinkercad.com/ • Fusion 360: https://www.autodesk.com/products/fusion-360/overview • AutoDesk Education: https://www.autodesk.com/education/home • How to Choose the Right 3D Printing Service: https://manufactur3dmag.com/how-to-choose-the-right-3d-printing-service/ • CubeSats: https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/cubesats/overview Subscribe and find more podcast information at: http://www.k12engineering.net. Support Pios Labs with regular donations on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/pioslabs. You’ll also be supporting projects like the Engineer’s Guide to Improv and Art Games, The Calculator Gator, or Chordinates! Thanks to our donors and listeners for making the show possible. The K12 Engineering Education Podcast is a production of Pios Labs: http://www.pioslabs.com.