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

Share this Post

Here Comes The August Education Webinars

kristielSTEM Education, Webinars

Here Comes The August Education Webinars

Earn your place in the sun with new inspiration for the upcoming school year! These education webinars really turn up the heat with innovative solutions for your classroom. Introducing young students to STEM concepts is rewarding and challenging, but fischertechnik Introduction to STEM sets can make it a breeze. For your bright advanced learners, fresh project-based learning tools that include standards-based curricula will … Read More

Share this Post

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

Share this Post

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

Share this Post

A Closer Look at Pixologic ZBrush 4R8

kristiel3D Printing, All Topics

A Closer Look at Pixologic ZBrush 4R8

ZBrush has set the standard for what the 3D industry has come to expect from a digital sculpting application. It bridges the gap between 2D and 3D. A powerful tool used in the making of many award-winning films and video games, this digital sculpting and painting program also serves many other industries. From scientific visualization and vehicle design to education and … Read More

Share this Post

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

Share this Post

Discover Technology-charged Learning at ISTE 2017

kristielAll Topics, fischertechnik

Discover Technology-charged Learning at ISTE 2017

Studica and fischertechnik are looking forward to ISTE 2017. The ISTE conference is distinguished globally as one of the most complete, educational technology symposiums in the world. Over 18,000 attendees will make the journey to San Antonio, Texas to exchange ideas, network, engage in hands-on learning, and brainstorm new ideas for transforming learning and teaching. This year, world-class keynotes include the … Read More

Share this Post

Create Beautiful Renders with Lumion

kristielAll Topics, Lumion

Create Beautiful Renders with Lumion

Before Lumion rendering used to be really difficult. Setting up and completing a render used to take days. With Lumion you can do it in hours. You can even make last minute changes before a meeting and update your renders within minutes. Anyone can sit down with Lumion and within 15 minutes learn how to create videos, images, and 360 panoramas. … Read More

Share this Post

Studica Announces June Education Webinar Schedule

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Studica Announces June Education Webinar Schedule

June is time for fun in the sun! We know summer is quickly approaching, but taking a few minutes now will help get you prepared to shine next year! Studica offers a variety of education solutions to enhance your classroom and engage your students. For over 30 years, Studica has offered the best software and technology products for schools, teachers, and students. … Read More

Share this Post

Game Design Tutorial: How to Use Blend Trees in Unity

kristielGame Design & Development Tools, Tutorial, Unity Game Development

Game Design Tutorial: How to Use Blend Trees in Unity

In modern game design and development, 2D and 3D animations are increasingly complex. If you’ve worked on a game in any capacity, you have probably come across a need to have, for example, a walking animation trigger a running animation based on movement speed. To tackle such a problem, Unity 3D has something called blend trees. In this post, we’ll … Read More

Share this Post