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Eduporium Experiment | littleBits cloudBit Starter Kit

  • Posted on: September 28, 2016 - 3:54am
  • By: Conversations

Kids these days pick up on technology fast – like, really fast. Thankfully, there are tools like the littleBits cloudBit Kit that take the concepts they have learned from previous experiences and add a new twist. In this case, the cloudBit enables children to continue making, building and...

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Eduporium Weekly | Making a Career with Technical Education

  • Posted on: September 24, 2016 - 1:22am
  • By: Conversations

College is traditionally considered to be the four years in which students are molded into the successful workers they will become and given the opportunity to practice their craft through hands-on classes, internships and co-ops. It’s becoming more and more common, however, that college is...

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Eduporium Experiment | DFRobot

  • Posted on: September 21, 2016 - 3:32am
  • By: Conversations

For those (like me) who can’t help but feel a little bit intimidated by a tool like the Arduino, we may have found you a way to get past those fears. The DFRobot Beginner Kit combines all the power of the Arduino software with unmatched simplicity as it perfectly teaches students in grades...

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techXploration | Circuit Scribe

  • Posted on: September 19, 2016 - 3:55pm
  • By: Videos

The Circuit Scribe is a revolutionary pen that features conductive ink, allowing students to showcase their creativity by drawing interactive circuits they can attach to add light or sound to STEAM-focused art projects. It's super simple - and comes with batteries - so all kids need to do is draw their way to powering projects with a pen!

Tech for Thought, Making, Conversations

Eduporium Weekly | Making More in Makerspaces

  • Posted on: September 17, 2016 - 1:02am
  • By: Conversations

You know it’s legit when the brains behind some of the most innovative companies in the world are backing it. Makerspaces have stormed onto the scene in recent years and are only getting more popular as time goes on, especially in K-12 environments. Perhaps because their benefits are so...

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Eduporium Experiment | EZ-Robot JD

  • Posted on: September 14, 2016 - 12:24am
  • By: Conversations

After using it, I am convinced that the EZ-Robot JD is the most intuitive and user friendly robot available to K-12 students and educators today. It perfectly combines all the characteristics you could want in a STEM learning tool and it’s perfect for quick classroom lessons or long-term...

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Eduporium Weekly | Using Tech in Sports

  • Posted on: September 10, 2016 - 1:30am
  • By: Conversations

 If you watched the Olympics, you noticed a major difference in how the athletes competed relative to even just a few years ago. The revolutions in sports technology are astounding and, more impressively, still in their infancy. It’s a testament to both the advances in STEM innovations...

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Eduporium Experiment | littleBits Synth Kit

  • Posted on: September 7, 2016 - 1:31am
  • By: Conversations

The littleBits Synth Kit offers students and teachers a unique way to combine play and learning in the intermediate years of education. For students in Grades 3-6, the Synth Kit helps them exhibit extra easy music creation while they simultaneously learn the ins and outs of circuitry through...