3D Design & Print Curriculum

offered as a high school cte course at our annandale & fairfax schools. 

saturday classes available to youth in the community.

  • Learn to utilize 3D computer assisted design software to create and print 3D objects

  • Showcase/unleash their creativity by taking an idea through the design process and transforming it into a 3D object

  • Gain confidence in their talents and build resiliency by understanding that "Failure is Not Final"

  • With positive support and modeling from the instructors, engage in problem solving and critical thinking skills needed for any career

  • By the end of the course, have a portfolio of designs to showcase their new skills and talents

Read about our partnership with The YouthQuest Foundation here.

Tom meeks, director of instruction at the youthquest foundation, talks about the itech project in this video. see it here.

Read the latest news on PHILLIPS and the iTech project here.

Yahoo News also reported on the iTech project, read it here.

One of the reasons I enjoy coming to 3D printing is that I already have the ideas that I want to put down. I’ve always had these designs that I wanted to implement. However, until recently, I lacked the means and the resources to actually make them a reality. Now I possess both.
— PHILLIPS Student