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We get new STEM products in our EdTech store every week. We don't always get ones this good, though. We've added two NEW and incredibly powerful 3D printers to the fold and they're each perfect for Maker Education! Whether you've got an eager team of high school inventors or an elementary-aged bunch of curious children, we have a FLASHFORGE or Lulzbot model that's right for you!
As we turn our attention towards making, we are starting to realize just how much there is to do in the world and many of us find ourselves wanting to take our ideas on the go. Perhaps born from the constant availability of mobile-friendly technology, we’ve all wondered ‘why be tied down to one place when I could be inventing in my own backyard?’ Joy Labz, creators of one of the original and most popular maker tools (the MaKey MaKey), has come up with an ingenious solution to this very problem: the MaKey MaKey GO!
The elementary years are a crucial time for students to build STEM skills that will serve them well in the future. Not only is it important they start developing a knack for hands-on problem solving with technology, this is also the time for them to start bolstering the soft skills, like communication, collaboration, and inquiry, as well.
Improvements in throey and practice can help spark impactful educational change, but it's knowing which tools to use and how to digitize the classroom effectively that helps education leaders launch lasting success.