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Top 10 Free Resources to Help Your Kids Learn Coding

Nowadays, STEAM education has become an emerging trend worldwide. But, for many parents, introducing their kids to coding can be a challenge, since coding seems to be a very abstract subject for kids. To solve this problem, many software apps and services have been...

Introducing Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit

The Explorer Kit comes with a total of 12 coding blocks including Temperature Sensor, Ranging Sensor, Light Sensor, LED Strip Driver and LED Strip, Dual DC Motor Driver and DC Motor blocks. To help get you started with your new kit, we have included four cardboard templates to build inventions including a piano, ukulele, a car, and an LED sword. New in the Explorer Kit is support for Apple’s Swift Playgrounds app for iPad with which learners can start programming in Swift, and subscribe to the Neuron Playgound for over 30 coding lessons that combine physical and digital construction.

Whitepaper: How to Design STEM Courses in Six Steps

ARS Education As a provider of tools for  STEAM education, Makeblock supports every initiative to involve as many students as possible to this multi-faceted approach to learning – ARS Education is one of those initiatives. Based in Sydney, Australia, ARS was founded...

5 Reasons Why Your Child Should Learn to Code Right Now

STEAM education: When bringing up coding, the first things that might come to your mind are abstract languages and complicated computer programs that professionals can interprete. So it might sound absurd to introduce your young child to coding from an early age....

Five Answers About Educational Robots

Educational robots are not just plain, old robots. Actually, there are quite a few misunderstandings about them. Today, we are going to lift the veil off the mystery that is the educational robot and give you the facts about them. 1. How is the...

Three Things to Know About Scratch 3.0 and mblock5

Scratch 3.0 and mBlock5 Scratch 3.0 is the new generation of Scratch, one of the most popular programming languages for kids. The new version includes new sprites, a totally new sound editor and dozens of new programming blocks. It is available in more...

SerDuino 2.0 -The Guercino’s GreenHouse

SerDuino 2.0 is a greenhouse set developed and built by 6 third- grade students that attended the Italian school in Bologna IC9 - “Il Guercino”(http://www.ic9bo.gov.it/) and a STEAM laboratory organized and conducted by Luca D’Agostino, the professional educator and...

Top 10 Educational Robot Kits for Kids

Do you still think the children nowadays would love to play with the dolls and toy cars like you did 20 years ago? It’s time to throw them away. Robot kits for kids are some of the most cutting edge products available on the market. With matching apps, gesture, voice...