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Eduporium Weekly | Baking Pi in the Classroom

  • Posted on: July 30, 2016 - 2:11am
  • By: Conversations

The Raspberry Pi is a $35 computer about the size of a credit card. Its capabilities are astounding and it keeps getting more and more powerful as new models are released. What’s most impressive is the way it transforms complex projects into amazingly simple machines and helps shape future...

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Eduporium Experiment | Circuit Stickers

  • Posted on: July 27, 2016 - 6:45am
  • By: Conversations

Let’s blend art and light technology with Circuit Stickers! Circuit stickers are LED circuits in the form of peel-and-stick stickers. They enable students to build real circuits without soldering, plugging wires, or clips. Instead, students use the stickers and conductive tapes to draw their...

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Eduporium Weekly: How to be an Innovative Teacher

  • Posted on: July 23, 2016 - 1:20am
  • By: Conversations

Project-based learning, interactive engagement and real-life relevance are among some of the most important characteristics that today’s teaching should contain. Teachers know they need to adapt their teaching styles and approaches to better relate to today’s students and facilitate a...

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Eduporium Experiment | littleBits Gizmos & Gadgets Kit

  • Posted on: July 20, 2016 - 4:22am
  • By: Conversations

Want to build your own Top Secret Spy Box? Bubble-blowing bot? If you answered yes, then you need to get your hands on the littleBits Gizmos and Gadgets Kit! Designed for kids 8 and up and filled to the brim with LEGO-like, electronic building blocks, this kit will spark your child’s...

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Eduporium Weekly: Flying High in Education

  • Posted on: July 16, 2016 - 7:21am
  • By: Conversations

If you’ve followed any of our blogs or even our social media accounts for any amount of time, you know we like promoting the use of technology in education. This can range from beginner-level circuitry kits to computers kids build themselves to interactive robotics or coding with breadboards...

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Eduporium Weekly: Programming in K-12 Education

  • Posted on: July 9, 2016 - 8:20am
  • By: Conversations

If you’re a STEM-minded teacher and think your students might benefit from being introduced to programming, you might be right. Students with programming skills – however basic they may be – are able to explore a wealth of great opportunities from internships to future employment because this is one of the most important skills employers are looking for. 

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Eduporium Experiment | Circuit Scribe

  • Posted on: July 6, 2016 - 12:42pm
  • By: Conversations

Searching for an innovative way to teach circuitry with minimal components and zero clean-up? Choose the Circuit Scribe! Kids can draw circuits instantly and learn the basics of electronic principles with this no-mess conductive ink pen.I experimented with the Circuit Scribe Lite Kit, which comes...