Teach Mobile Robotics with fischertechnik

kristielfischertechnik, Robotics

Teach Mobile Robotics with fischertechnik

An emerging sector in manufacturing and engineering technology is mobile robotics.  A mobile robot is defined as an automatic machine that is capable of locomotion. Not fixed to one location, these robots move around their environments. By comparison, industrial robots are mostly stationary. As you can imagine there are many applications for mobile robotics. Industries such as medicine, manufacturing, agriculture, … Read More

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Making IoT Accessible to Education with ThingWorx

kristielAll Topics, Internet of Things (IoT), STEM Education

Making IoT Accessible to Education with ThingWorx

PTC is bringing its’ powerful ThingWorx technology platform to the education market. ThingWorx is a technology platform that allows users to develop and deploy connected solutions for the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things, commonly referred to as IoT, has been around for decades. Simplified, IoT refers to connecting devices or “things” with the internet to send and receive … Read More

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Teach the Fundamentals of Engineering with Mechanics 2

kristielAll Topics, fischertechnik, STEM Education

Teach the Fundamentals of Engineering with Mechanics 2.0

fischertechnik Education offers a progression of tools to help teach STEM education concepts. Beginning in elementary school, fischertechnik provides curriculum-based programs for 2nd Grade and up. Advancing to Middle and High School, topic-focused, activity-based STEM sets are available including standards-based curriculum offerings. Pre-assembled simulation models are available for higher education, vocational and technical programs. This article will focus on the Mechanics … Read More

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July STEM Education Webinar Listings Announced

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education, Webinars

July STEM Education Webinar Listings Announced

It’s finally summertime! Hopefully, now you can take some time to sit back and unwind. But if you are like most educators that we know, we understand that just because the school year is over that doesn’t mean your work is. So take a moment to check out our July webinar line-up with some great ideas for next year! Studica … Read More

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Explore Robotics Instrumentation and Control with fischertechnik

kristielfischertechnik, Robotics

Explore Robotics Instrumentation and Control with fischertechnik

The innovative and flexible fischertechnik construction system is esteemed by builders and enthusiasts of all ages, across the globe. There are fischertechnik sets available for all levels of expertise, from starter sets for young children to industrial simulation models. fischertechnik also develops many products to help its users pursue robotics. In fact, fischertechnik was the very first construction set to incorporate robotics and programming within … Read More

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May STEM Education Webinar Schedule: Explore New Solutions

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education, Webinars

May STEM Education Webinar Schedule: Explore New Solutions

Everyone understands how important it is to engage students in science, technology, engineering, and math. The focus on STEM learning is evident. How can you make teaching STEM concepts more engaging for the students while at the same time making it easy and affordable for teachers and schools? Reserve your spot for an insightful webinar about STEM solutions. Studica has found … Read More

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Celebrate National Robotics Week with fischertechnik!

kristielCompetitions & Contests, fischertechnik, Robotics

Celebrate National Robotics Week with fischertechnik!

National Robotics Week has begun! This is an exciting week for makers, programmers, coders, robot enthusiasts, and anyone interested in learning more about building robots. Initiated in 2010, this annual event promotes the importance of “robo technology”. A week-long series of events and activities are scheduled to increase awareness of the importance of STEM skill sets. Last year, there were … Read More

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Rosetta Stone Language Learning Solutions for Higher Education

kristielAll Topics, Language Learning, New Releases

Rosetta Stone Language Learning Solutions for Higher Education

Studica now offers industry-leading Rosetta Stone language-learning solutions to post-secondary institutions*. Colleges and universities can enhance the ability of students, faculty, and staff to build language skills with two powerful options. Designed for education organizations, the Foundations and Advantage programs provide educators and their students with a variety of proven learning paths. These unique language-learning programs are available with special … Read More

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Cubelets Robot Blocks Now Available at Studica

kristielAll Topics, Robotics

Cubelets Robot Blocks Now Available at Studica

Working on the belief that toys shape the way children think about the world, Modular Robotics has created Cubelets robot blocks. Easily transform these blocks into robotic creations, allowing young minds to understand interconnected systems in a simple and enjoyable way. This clever robot construction system is designed to help children become better thinkers. Snap the robot blocks together and the … Read More

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Explore Educational Technology Integration at TCEA 2017

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Explore Educational Technology Integration at TCEA 2017

Once again, the Texas Computer Education Association is heading to Austin, Texas for its annual convention.  This year marks the 37th Annual TCEA Convention and Exposition.  “The Power of You” is the theme for this year’s event that takes place from February 6th-10th. Join thousands of attendees, with educators and administrators from elementary to higher educations, to discuss how to … Read More

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