eSchool News lists 40 new trends, tools and tips from the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference. Jett’s introduction at the event was highlighted on the list as the coding and programming robot designed to teach all students, including those with disabilities, the skills they need to ignite a lasting interest in STEM.
Robokind introduced Jett the robot to national educational leaders and reporters, such as Roger Riddell of Education Dive, at ISTE 2018. robots4STEM was highlighted in Roger’s Monday ISTE round-up as a program that can expand STEM opportunities around coding and programming for all students, including those with disabilities.
For ISTE 2018, RoboKind introduces Jett and his STEM curriculum, which provides all students with equal access to pursuing careers in technology
Listen to Dr. Greg Firn, COO of RoboKind discuss how to create opportunities for students with disabilities to explore STEM in the classroom using robots.
Electronic Education Report highlights how robots4STEM aims to teach the youngest students computational thinking and collaboration skills using the program just one hour per week.
EY Announces Richard Margolin of Robokind Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award Finalist in the Southwest Region
EY recently announced that Richard Margolin, chief technology officer and founder of RoboKind, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Award in the Southwest region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
RoboKind’s new robot teaching kids to be tomorrow’s coders Dallas Innovates, 5/3/18 Jett the robot recently visited Pantego Christian Academy’s STEM classroom where fourth and fifth graders got to test out robots4STEM. Dallas Innovates joined in on the fun and learned about how robots4STEM helps kids become tomorrow’s coders while teaching them life skills such as...
robots4STEM: A Website for Computer Programming AppEd Review, 4/30/18 Dr. Todd Cherner of AppEd Review tests out robots4STEM and provides educators with several instructional ideas on how to implement the coding curriculum into their K-12 lesson plans. Among the criteria considered, robots4STEM received an 8.5 out of 10 for design.
Bringing the 5 Cs into your classroom eSchool News, 4/19/2018 The way educators teach is not conducive to the different ways students learn. A shift to a more formative learning process can accommodate learners of all types and teach children important life skills like collaboration, creativity and critical thinking. Dr. Gregory Firn of RoboKind highlights the 5 Cs that can help transform classrooms into inclusive, engaging places.
Cutting edge curriculum could be coming to CMS WCCB Charlotte, 4/19/18 Jett the robot traveled to Charlotte, N.C. to visit Will Kennedy, anchor of WCCB Charlotte, and students from Hickory Ridge High School for a day of education and fun. Students got to experience how easy and exciting coding and programming can be while learning with robots4STEM.