16 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Introduction to Basic Electronics Using Snap Circuits

Big News this week!  DLM-TIC is offering Introduction to Basic Electronics using Snap Circuits at the Orlando Public Library on Saturday, February 9, at 10:30 am.  Use Snap Circuits to explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects such as a flashing light, an alarm, a doorbell and more. Make learning electronics a snap. Fun for anyone ages 8 years and up. Children under 12 must be accompanied by a registered adult, guardian or older sibling in the workshop.  Spaces are limited so sign up today at our website or call us at 407.835.7323.  Keeping watching this blog for upcoming details about a new cool 3D Printing and CAD design workshop.  See our MakerBot Replicator 2 3D Printer in action in a live printing demo and learn the basics of 3D design—coming in late February to the Orlando Public Library.


10 January 2013 ~ 0 Comments

DIY Learning

DIY-ers are becoming more and more inspired by the multiple sources now available for personalized learning. You’ve probably heard of education Web offerings such as CourseraKhan Academy and iTunesU.  Code Academy, a free interactive site that teaches coding, recently announced they are working with companies like NPR, YouTube and Bitly .  At OCLS, we will be offering open study labs to access these free educational sites starting in February.  If you’re interested in learning coding in a classroom setting, DLM-TIC is planning basic coding classes.  Stay tuned to this blog for further details.