Studica’s Upcoming Education Webinars for Teachers

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Studica Webinars

With a consistent wave of new products rolling into Studica, it can be difficult to sort through brands and find the perfect solution for your classroom. This is why Studica hosts webinars to help you get an in-depth understanding of the academic solutions we have available. September is our fischertechnik month of education webinars! We’re offering webinars on STEM sets … Read More

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Spotlight on the NEW fischertechnik Solar Power set

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This summer, fischertechnik has added two all new, and very affordable, sets to their science and technology focused Profi line. Today we will look at the first of those products, which is the new fischertechnik Solar Power set (#533875). The set is designed for use by students age 8 and above, and contains 160 pieces for building four working solar … Read More

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Studica Offers IBM SPSS Downloads for Students and Faculty

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IBM SPSS Statistical Analysis

IBM SPSS downloads have been around for a while, making it easier for students to get the software they need that supports insightful, institutional research and decision-making. But what if educators could enjoy the same benefits? What if you could do all of that without any additional fees? Well, that’s what is so exciting about Studica offering the latest IBM … Read More

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Building the Internet of Things with Raspberry Pi

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Internet of Things powered by Raspberry Pi

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a very important topic taking the IT world by storm. Every organization is eager to get their products “connected” and many IT professionals want to know how they can add relevant IoT skills to their resumes. In case you aren’t as connected to technology as the rest of us, IoT is a network of … Read More

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Studica Congratulates WorldSkills Competition Winners

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Studica congratulates all the competitors and the 800 volunteers that took part in the 43rd WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil. This was an incredible success thanks in large part to the global network of partners, sponsors, advocates and supporters that are dedicated to developing skills excellence across the 75 WorldSkills Member countries. STEM education initiatives that are driving academic … Read More

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Pantone Inspires Ideas with 210 New Colors

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Pantone 210 New Colors

  Pantone’s Color on Color collection was released today, introducing 210 new vibrant colors. The expansive new collection of shades offers designers the most sought-after hues in the Fashion and Home + Interiors line. This latest collection of eye-popping color encompasses bright tones from every color family. With subtle organic characters that emanate from nature, the collection is an assortment … Read More

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WorldSkills 2015 Skills Competitions Heat Up

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Our coverage of WorldSkills has mainly focused on the mobile robotics and a few other skill competitions. However, there is so much going on at WorldSkills. The size and scope of this professional education event is massive. This professional education event really is the largest in the world. There are 46 different skill competitions at WorldSkills 2015. They are broken … Read More

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WorldSkills Competitors Demonstrate Trade Skills using STEM Approach

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Today marks the second official day of the Mobile Robotics Competition at WorldSkills 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil. Each team of two, from the 23 different countries competing, will be asked to build, program and troubleshoot their own robotic designs, which will then be required to fulfill tasks commonly demonstrated in manufacturing settings. This is a perfect example of STEM … Read More

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The WorldSkills 2015 Mobile Robotics Competitions Starts

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WorldSkills 2015 Opening Day

Last night, WorldSkills 2015 hosted a spectacular Opening Ceremony, marking the first day of competition with a ribbon cutting from some of the event’s global partners. The WorldSkills Competition has partnered with well-established businesses around the world to showcase skilled labor and bring awareness to the opportunities presented by vocational education. The Opening Ceremony began with the Parade of Nations, … Read More

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Studica Assists Competitors at WorldSkills 2015

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Day two of preparations for the WorldSkills 2015 competition in São Paulo, Brazil is ongoing. Students were not allowed in the robotics arena today, however many of them spent yesterday evening working on their robot designs until 8:30 p.m. (UTC). More than 23 experts from different countries were charged with setting up the evaluation space where robots will be competing in Mobile … Read More

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