Hire Ed 2014 Conference

Join us at The Homestead Resort, VA, December 10-12 for the VCCS Hire Eduation Annual Conference! For more information, visit: https://des.com/event/hire-ed-2014/ [divider_hidden] Featured Partners [one_third] [/one_third] [one_third] [/one_third]

VSTE 2014 Conference

Join us at the Virginia Beach Conference Center, December 7-9 for the VSTE Annual Conference! Come visit our booth for a hands-on demonstration with the new immersive 3D classroom technology, zSpace. For more information, visit: https://des.com/event/vste-2014-conference/ Here’s a preview: [divider_hidden] Featured Partners [one_third] [/one_third] [one_third] [/one_third]

Afinia Receives MAKE Distinction for 3rd Year

Afinia Receives MAKE: Distinction for 3rd Year in a Row The Afinia H480 was named as “Reliable Performer” in Make: Magazine’s “Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing 2015.” The Afinia is also included in their top 10 3D printers (out of the 26 tested). In recent years, the machine has also been awarded “Best Overall Experience,” … Continued

zSpace Medical Solution

zSpace Medical Solution The zSpace Medical solution delivers a new immersive learning platform for medical training. The package combines the high definition virtual experience and interactive engagement possible in a zSpace system with rich detail and medical accuracy. [two_third] [/two_third] [one_third_last] [quote] The Ultimate Immersive Learning Experience for Medical Instruction [/quote] [button_medium color=”dark” url=”https://des.com/prototype/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/zSpace_MedicalBrochure_0916DES2.pdf”] Download … Continued

FREE 3D Printing Curriculum from Afinia

Afinia is offering FREE 3D Printing Curriculum with machines purchased through DES! Starting in August, Afinia will be including a FREE download of 3DVinci’s “Modeling with SketchUp for 3D Printing” by Bonnie Roskes with all new machines purchased from Diversified Educational Systems, Inc. This offer is exclusively available through Afinia’s Authorized Educational Resellers, and is … Continued

DES 2014 Training Schedule

Diversified Educational Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce our local, open, summer training schedule for 2014! Based on our commitment to the teachers we serve in the Mid-Atlantic region we will be offering the following courses in our area. Click on the link below to visit our training page. Click here to visit our Training … Continued


FAB LAB – The Dream It, Make It, STEM Experience [one_third] [/one_third] [two_third] [quote]Fab Lab is the ideal way to bring STEM Concepts to life for Today’s learner. It allows them to experience college and career ready problem based learning while affording teachers enhanced versatility and flexibility within the classroom.[/quote] [/two_third]   [button_medium color=”dark” url=”https://des.com/prototype/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/140423-DES-FABLAB-lr.pdf”] … Continued

NEW Afinia H480

Afinia is excited to announce the next generation of its award winning H-Series 3D Printer: The Afinia H480. With the added features of Auto-Leveling Platform Calibration and Nozzle Height Detection, the easiest Desktop 3D printer to use just got easier! The Auto-Leveling Feature makes calibrating the build platform easier than ever! – Compensates for warped … Continued

DES 2013 Training Schedule

Diversified Educational Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce our local, open, summer training schedule! Based on our commitment to the teachers we serve in the Mid-Atlantic region we will be offering the following courses in our area. Click on the “Register Now!” link where available. DATE TITLE LOCATION REGISTRATION Pitsco Modules August 8-9, 2013 Synergy … Continued

ARCHITECTURE DC – “Two Cool Schools”

The Spring 2013 issue of Architecture DC magazine includes a feature article “Two Cool Schools”, highlighting the firm Cox, Graae & Spack’s renovation/re-design of two DC Public High Schools, Woodrow Wilson HS, and H. D. Woodson HS. DES is proud to have worked closely with CGS architects on both projects, along with DCPS, including design … Continued

Thomas Edison High School

[one_half] JOB NAME: Engineering Academy SCHOOL: Thomas Edison High School LOCATION: Fairfax County, VA PARTNER: Fairfax County Public Schools CONTRACTOR: Dustin Construction DATE OF INSTALLATION: January, 2011 SUMMARY: In partnership with Fairfax County Public Schools, and collaborative vision of the Technology Education and Engineering Education Office, the Edison Engineering Academy Suite was created. This environment … Continued

DES Partners with FANUC Robotics

DES Partners with FANUC Robotics FANUC Robotics America now offers Certified Education Robot Training to qualifying High Schools, Community Colleges, and Universities. With FANUC Robotics’ educational robots, students can learn to utilize the latest automation technology while applying Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Industrial robotics training in the classroom can safely be achieved through the … Continued

Phelps A.C.E. High School

[one_half] JOB NAME: Phelps A.C.E. High School SCHOOL: Phelps A.C.E. High School LOCATION: Washington, DC CONTRACTOR: Turner Construction ARCHITECT: Fanning Howey DATE OF INSTALLATION: July 2008 AWARDS: 2008 – Turner Construction – Subcontractor of the Year – Finishes Category – Base Bldg. SUMMARY:     Phelps ACE High School is a city-wide, comprehensive application high school … Continued

T. C. Williams High School

[one_half] JOB NAME: T. C. Williams High School LOCATION: Alexandria, Virginia CONTRACTOR: Hensel Phelps ARCHITECT: Moseley Architects PARTNER: Alexandria Public Schools DATE OF INSTALLATION: January – July 2007 SUMMARY: DES worked closely with Moseley as well as Alexandria Schools in the design and implementation of over 24 science classrooms and prep rooms as well as … Continued

Princedale Elementary School

[one_half] SCHOOL: Princedale Elementary School LOCATION: Prince William County, Virginia CONTRACTOR: Pavone ARCHITECT: SHW DATE OF INSTALLATION: May 2006 SUMMARY: DES installed a total of (74) rooms consisting of plastic laminate casework. Rooms included general classroom, faculty rooms, computer lab, science and art laboratories, as well as a custom reception desk. Many elevations included custom … Continued