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Educator Guides

Learn how Glowforge supports education technology with our Grant Guide, Tangible Learning Guide, Top 10 Features & Functions, and more!

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Grant Writing

We created this guide to help you find and receive STEAM funding through grants. Get useful pointers about sources of potential funding plus tips on successful grant applications. You'll also get first-hand stories from educators who’ve made a difference in their classrooms with Glowforge.

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User Guide for Educators

Our Educator Guide ensures successful implementation of Glowforge to empower creation in your classroom Key topics include: • How Glowforge works • Materials • Classroom management • Storage and maintenance • Safety tips, and more!

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Career and Technical Education: Unlocking Student Potential

Unlock Student Potential in Career and Technical Education with this lesson plan and funding-focused guide. Key topics include: • Benefits to CTE Careers • 20 specific career track challenges in Art & Design, Business Development & Entrepreneurship, and Manufacturing • Funding tips: Grants and Programs

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Tangible Learning Guide

Future-Proof Your Classroom. Understand the Top 5 Job Skills your students need and how to engagingly integrate these skills into your curriculum with this free guide.

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Top 10 Features & Functions

Outlines selection criteria you should be considering including effectiveness, safety, versatility, and adaptability. The guide will help you figure out if Glowforge is the right fit for your school or district.

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The ESSER Fund (Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief) helps school districts meet the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. With these funds, educators can invest in classroom technology like Glowforge to foster students' curiosity & innovation

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