December 5, 2022
WBZ News Reports: The New England Innovation Academy in Marlborough, Massachusetts, is offering its students hands-on entrepreneurial and design experience as part of their curriculum. The academy, which also emphasizes student interests in humanities, arts, languages, math, and science, has students invent and design a product using 3D printing and other design tools, then make and sell 20 of the products at its spring Sales Gala. NEIA Founding Board Member & Trustee Matthew Kressy said the program teaches design, entrepreneurship, sales, and marketing. Students say they appreciate the school’s focus on hands-on learning and connection with their teachers.