Here's a vent cover one of the students designed with Jeff's face on it:
The first part of this year's curriculum focused on the laser cutters, with students starting out making cubic boxes and moving to freeform projects from there:
Phase II involves each student designing a 6"x6" tile in Easel and then carving it out on a Shapeoko:
Here's Jeff showing the first completed tile to the class. Once all the pieces are finished, they'll be assembled into a grid and displayed in the room. As you can tell, he was pretty excited about it:
Edit: The class's twitter account just posted a photo of the first batch of completed tiles and they're looking awesome!