Gamification, Virtual Reality, and Innovation for Learner Success in the CNC Program

“Along with what the instructors may do in the lab more or less (Virtual Welding Machines) make the students more comfortable with the whole learning experience”, Bob Wade said when he was asked about the effect of virtual welding machines in his class. Also, Bob mentions how some students view aspects of the class like… [Read the Full Story]

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What has inspired me during my first semester at Kirkwood Community College

This post was composed by Bobby Wade, instructor in the Advanced Manufacturing Academy.  The original document was written as a reflection of the Fall 2013 section of the History of the Community College. I was asked by my sister-in-law a couple of years ago what I would like to leave as a legacy.  My response… [Read the Full Story]

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