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!