Use Your Student ID to Save this Semester

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount

Use Your Student ID to Save this Semester

As the new semester begins, so do the expenses. However, there are ways to save. One of the easiest and most effective ways to save money is taking full advantage of your student ID. Your status as a student makes you eligible for a wide variety of discounts. For instance, if you need robotics tools, software, hardware, or other electronics, … Read More

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Helpful Advice for Students Heading to College

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount

Helpful Advice for Students Heading to College

Are you starting college this year? This is an exciting time, but it does present some new challenges. Not worry, we have some great tips to help getting started. If you are coming directly from high school, you will notice that there is much less structure, greater responsibility, and more freedom. Sounds great, right? Well, yes, it can be. However, … Read More

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Robotics Competitions Made Simple with fischertechnik

kristielfischertechnik, Robotics, Webinars

Robotics Competitions Made Simple with fischertechnik

From battle bots to local competitions, robotics competitions are increasing in popularity. Why? For one, they are a great way to get students involved with core STEM areas like electronics & programming. Students respond to hands-on learning and with the increased emphasis on STEM education, these competitions are a perfect solution. They are a win-win for students, parents, and teachers. … Read More

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STEM Success Starts with fischertechnik Education

kristielAll Topics, fischertechnik, STEM Education

STEM Success Starts with fischertechnik Education

For nearly fifty years, schools around the world have been using fischertechnik for teaching technology and how things work. fischertechnik offers an innovative construction system built around a unique building block that allows attachment on all six sides. In fact, they happen to be a pioneer in letting students build and program their own robot models. The fischertechnik Education line offers sets designed to explain STEM-related … Read More

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Use your Student Discount to Save Money

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How to Use your Student Discount to Save Money

It’s time to get back into the swing of things. With a new semester starting, there is a lot on your plate.  Luckily for you, there are some simple and easy ways you can save extra money to help your budget go further as you head back to school.  Let me introduce you to the student discount! What is a … Read More

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6 Tips for Students Heading to College

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6 Tips for Students Heading to College

Preparing to embark on your college career? It is a big change from high school with less structure, more freedom, and greater responsibility. You become your own business, in a sense. You are the President and CEO of your experience. It’s an amazing time for self-discovery and growth, but it can be an adjustment. Here are some tips to help … Read More

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Makeblock Robotics Components for Makers Everywhere

kristielAll Topics, Robotics

Makeblock Robotics Components for Makers Everywhere

Makeblock is an open-source construction platform ready to help you make your ideas reality. Don’t be intimidated by technology. Makers of every experience level can utilize their robotic and electronic solutions. They are accessible and easy to use. Their open-source construction platform ready to help you make your ideas reality! Makeblock Robotic Kits for the Classroom There’s nothing like putting … Read More

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Robotics: Spotlight on Makeblock Ultimate 2.0

kristielCoding & Programming, Robotics

Makeblock Ultimate 2.0 10-in-1 Robot set

As we’ve mentioned before Makeblock offers open source maker sets for the 21st century. Inspiring human creativity through technology is their mission. They are one of the best intelligent hardware companies in the world. Because Makeblock wants everyone to “think, program, create and construct” their dreams, they offer the electronic modules and mechanical parts that make this possible. Constantly innovating, they have … Read More

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Student Tips for Heading Back to School

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Student Tips for Heading Back to School

Let’s get this semester started off right! These helpful Back-to-School tips will help you prepare yourself for a great year. First of all, be ready. Complete any summer assignments. You may not feel like it, but you want to get started on the right track. Second, safety tips! It’s always a good thing to brush up on. Search safety tips … Read More

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FUZEBOX Makes Coding Accessible and Fun

kristielAll Topics, Coding & Programming

FUZEBOX Makes Coding Accessible and Fun

The FUZEBOX is on its way, thanks to team FUZE in the United Kingdom. This is the ultimate coding gadget for beginners and seasoned coders alike. It allows programmers to code fun and relevant applications on laptops, PCs, Raspberry Pi, tablets and smartphone using Windows, Android, or Mac operating systems. This really is the best solution for getting the most out … Read More

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