Robotic clubs are becoming all the rage these days. If you’ve been tasked to create a robotics club or start a robotics team, then you’ll want to read this tactical guide on how to get started. We even have a “robotics club in a box” to make your life 1000x easier!
Create a robotics lab for K-12 STEM learning. Here are three ways to set up a robotics lab, find lab equipment, and write a robotics lab proposal.
Coursera rolled out a subscription service called “Coursera Plus.” Rather than pay per course, the subscription gives you access to 2,000+ courses and Specializations. Is Coursera Plus worth the subscription fee? Find out in this article.
For the folks in the United States, Happy Memorial Day! Today’s a day for honoring those who’ve served and eating some delicious BBQ. It’s also that time where I rant about all the cool stuff we did at Learn Robotics in April 2019. This article is designed to give you some insight as to what […]
STEM is becoming a buzz word acronym in the education world. I’m sure you’ve had numerous meetings, programs, and trainings just around this topic. Because the topic is thrown around so much, it’s no surprise that you would be confused about STEM education. In this article, we’re going to talk about STEM, what it is, why […]
Have you been handed the task to launch a new robotics program, improve an existing robotics class, or incorporate robotics & STEM in your classroom? Are you a teacher or educator plagued by the mysteries of robotics & how to teach it? When I work with schools and teachers, I’m often confronted by confusion: confusion […]
With a little planning, you can easily host an electronics class without using computers. At least once a month, I have someone ask me, “how do I teach electronics and robotics classes without laptops or computers.” While you might think it’s next to impossible, I’ve developed a comprehensive set of lessons around simple circuits and […]
Are you starting a Robotics Program? Do you have an existing robotics program that seems to be “dull” or “outdated”? In this article, I will outline some of the critical points to creating a sustainable robotics program, specifically for Middle and High schools. One of the biggest questions I get from teachers and organizations, alike, […]
With all the different activities to choose from —dance, gymnastics, soccer, football, music, scouting, etc.— students have many options to pursue. Robotics is becoming a new pastime. Not just a class in school or an organized team. We can all thank Amazon for making everything—including robotics and electronics—more accessible.
On September 24th, we launched a NEW class called Code & Coffee. Our small, individualized class was a bunch of fun! Thanks to our kind hosts at Fountain City Coffee in Columbus, GA! The coffee was fantastic, and the coding class was a huge success! In case you missed our class or you attended and […]
Robotics is an expensive field to get into due to the nature of the equipment, kits, tools, and resources needed to be successful. Here at Learn Robotics, we view robotics education as an investment in an interdisciplinary, STEM/STEAM education. Because the biggest barriers preventing schools from having robotics is the cost and lack of experience […]
You probably stumbled upon this article because you are (or someone you know is) looking to start robotics. Congrats! Read on for some tips on how to get started with robotics!
The robotics degree at WPI includes a mix of Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, and Robotics classes. When you declare your major as Robotics, you will meet with a faculty adviser in the Robotics department. Specifically at WPI, there are Program Tracking Sheets. Essentially, the tracking sheet is a guideline for which courses you should […]