Several of our technology labs can be more closely examined through case studies. See the pdf links below to view the details.


Stratasys Automated 3D Printing

Carnegie Mellon University is one of the first in the country to welcome Automated 3D Printing

Stratasys and Allegheny Educational Systems technicians installed two of the first "Continuous Build" 3D Printing Systems at the IDeATe Lab and the Tech Spark ... Read more



D.I.Wire In Action: Riverpoint Academy - Using Tools for Thinking

Riverpoint Academy, a high school located in Washington State known for its interdisciplinary, project-based STEM curriculum, added a D.I.Wire to their makerspace shop in 2015. A desktop wire ... Read more


Stratasys 3D Printing Lab

Developing Workforce-Ready Students

In 2014, Queensborough Community College (QCC) received a CUNY 2020 grant to help accelerate local economic development.  The grant mandated that the recipients connect academic programs with businesses.  QCC ... Read more


Stratasys F123 Series

Dunwoody College of Technology benefits from the new Stratasys F123 Series 3D Printers

Dunwoody College of Technology (Dunwoody) in Minneapolis, Minnesota provides a rigorous, industry-focused technical education for its students and has earned an ... Read more



Stratasys White Paper Identifies Surgical Procedures that Benefit Most from 3D Printed Models

The use of 3D printed anatomical models for surgical planning has a history going back more than two decades, but it has primarily been pursued by a narrow set of ... Read more


Stratasys / Epilog

East Stroudsburg University offers 3D printing certificate to Art and Design students

East Stroudsburg University and their G3 Design Lab was recently featured in an article by TCT Magazine .  The article highlights the new certificate program developed ... Read more


VRSim - SimSpray

Randolf Community College has Outstanding Results from Using SimSpray

Randolf Community College (RCC) has recently added SimSpray to their autobody program and the results have surpassed their expectations.  Since implementing the SimSpray system, not ... Read more


Elizabeth Forward High School ALL Girls Maker Class

Elizabeth Forward High School Student Turns Girls Maker Lab Project into a Sweet Surprise

Dr. Todd Keruskin, Assistant Superintendent of Schools at Elizabeth Forward was kind enough to share this great story.  A student in the ALL Girls Maker Class ... Read more


Mohawk Valley Community College

MVCC FABLab creates opportunity for creativity and invention - and Allegheny Educational Systems helped!

It's great to share success stories!  Here's one of our recent favorites:

In 2014 Mohawk Valley Community College received a grant to install a FabLab ... Read more


Lincoln Electric

Welding Starts Here

The road to educating a skilled welding workforce starts with one small step. Make that small step a giant leap with VRTEX Engage.

For some, the first step into the virtual learning environment can be a big one. Lincoln Electric makes ... Read more


How Omaha Public Schools Implemented Simlog's Forklift Personal Simulators for OSHA Operator Certification in a Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Program

Bryan High School, located in Bellevue, Nebraska, is part of the Omaha Public Schools (OPS) ... Read more


Roland Vinyl Cutter

All-Girls MakerLab Channels Andy Warhol with Vinyl Selfies

Check out the Warhol inspired vinyl selfies created in the first all Girls
MakerLab at Elizabeth Forward High School's FABLab! Students learned about 2D
design and how to use a vinyl cutter! What a ... Read more



Immersion lab at Montour to offer new learning opportunities for students

Wearing 3-D glasses and sitting in front of glowing computer screens, Montour School District students can construct holographic obstacle courses, peel back delicate layers of the ... Read more


Bethlehem-Center High School

Beth-Center STEAM Lab creates an opportunity for a new way of teaching and learning

Students and teachers at Beth-Center High School are exploring new technology and re-writing the traditional definition of classroom learning through their new STEAM ... Read more


Elizabeth Forward High School

If you build a FABLab, the students will amaze you with creativity!

Tyler Wachs, a senior at Elizabeth Forward, created a canoe using ALL the tools in the FABLab! Tyler used the CNC to digital fabricate the ribs of the canoe, 3D printed the flag holder and ... Read more



What are 2nd Graders Making in the DREAM Factory? 7 year olds using the laser cutter? YES!

Recently, 2nd graders from Central Elementary visited the DREAM Factory at Elizabeth Forward Middle School. The 2nd graders created a digital picture collage using their ... Read more


New York Times

Off the 3-D Printer, Practice Parts for the Surgeon

Violet Pietrok was born with a Tessier Cleft, a rare defect that left a fissure in her skull. Surgeons at Boston Children’s Hospital, aided by 3-D prints of her skull, hope to repair the damage. 

A New ... Read more


Stratasys Dimension 3D Printing

Solar Powered Sports Car Created by Crawford County CTC Student

The idea was to design a car for the Cleveland 2D3D contest. John would be entering the industrial design category for this project. The basis of the idea was a solar-assisted plug-in electric ... Read more


Stratasys 3D Printing

Lehigh University Students Learn About Small Scale Manufacturing with 3D Printing

A little while back Stratasys released a White Paper on injection molding using its Objet line of printers to 3D print the molds. The professors at Lehigh University decided to ... Read more


Amatrol and Obama

Obama, Biden Make Joint Appearance to Boost Program for Community Colleges

By James O'Toole / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

President Barack Obama held out the job-training programs at Community College of Allegheny County as a national model Wednesday as he ... Read more