fischertechnik Celebrates 50th Anniversary

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fischertechnik 50 Celebration

fischertechnik  celebrated its 50th anniversary this year, on Sunday, July 26, 2015. The company hosted a FANCLUB day at fischertechnik headquarters in Waldachtal, Germany. Here, people from all over the world could enter their own designs for display and view the many exhibits of fischertechnik systems released over the years. These incredibly innovative systems were invented by Professor Artur Fischer, … Read More

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Meet Dash & Dot: The Latest in Coding Curriculum

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Dash and Dot for Coding

Studica would like you to meet our new friends, Dash and Dot! These fun, interactive robots are the latest from Wonder Workshop – a company dedicated to teaching children the fundamentals of programming. Developed with Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards, these robotic devices offer new lesson plans to help K-5 educators use Dash & Dot to teach young … Read More

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fischertechnik Offers Free Elementary STEM Curriculum

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fischertechnik Introduction to STEM

On the heels of the recent release of fischertechnik Education’s elementary STEM sets, the company announced it will offer educators access to the complete fischertechnik Introduction to STEM I curriculum. That’s right. They are so confident in the positive impact the Introduction to STEM I set will have on your classroom that they are giving you a download of the … Read More

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GrovePi+ Connects Your Raspberry Pi to the Real World

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Seeed Studio is a maker’s paradise. This company specializes in creating innovative, open hardware platforms for makers to grow their ideas and create all new technology. The best thing about Seeed is its ability to work with leading technology providers of all scales to provide access to multiple platforms – like Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Maker Pro and more. Take for … Read More

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WorldSkills Mobile Robotics Competition Details Released

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WorldSkills Presentation Video

WorldSkills São Paulo 2015 is just around the corner on August 11th-16th. The WorldSkills organization just released a Visitor’s Presentation video – giving competitors a peek at what could be in store for them. Competitors in the Mobile Robotics Competition will be expected to carry out two tasks over the course of four days using the provided robotic components. As … Read More

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Anime Studio 11: The Latest in 2D Animation

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Anime Studio Smith Micro

Smith Micro has upped its game with the release of Anime Studio 11. Used by professionals, hobbyists and students alike, this software offers users an intuitive and affordable feature set. An interface you can easily understand, a visual content library and tools such as a bone rigging system, Smart Bones™, frame-by-frame animation, bitmap to vector conversion – all of this … Read More

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How to Export STL Files from PTC Creo

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How to Export STL Files in PTC Creo Parametric

PTC Creo is an industry-standard 3D Design software. It is used for a wide number of applications across many different industries. I’ve recently been learning my way around the product and thought I would share the workflow for exporting an STL file from PTC Creo Parametric. First off, an STL file is known as a stereolithography file. The file extension … Read More

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U.S. News STEM Solutions Hits San Diego

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STEM Solutions 2015

Studica is certainly in high gear during this year’s conference season. Come visit us at the U.S. News STEM Solutions in San Diego, CA from June 29th – July 1st. This event is great for those educators and admins looking for the latest breakthrough in STEM education. Some of the best minds in academia can help you design a path … Read More

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Studica Heads to ISTE 2015

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Studica is heading to ISTE this year to showcase some of our latest technology. The ISTE Conference & Expo is your chance to explore learning, exchange ideas and sample the field of education technology. ISTE 2015 takes place June 28th through July 1st, and hosts world-class keynotes, hundreds of sessions in various formats and exhibits from industry leaders.  It is … Read More

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Avid’s New Sibelius Release: More for Less

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Sibelius Avid Release

Sibelius is the world’s best-selling music notation software. With it, you receive a range of sophisticated, easy-to-use tools that are trusted by professionals, educators and students alike. The latest release offers the reliable tools we’ve come to depend on at even more affordable price points. Now you can compose with a low-cost subscription, or own the software outright. Manage multiple … Read More

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