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TechyKids Booth and Presentation at Maker Faire Bay Area 2018

  Visit us at @ Our Booth! Come to our Talk!  Friday, Saturday & Sunday May 18-20  LOCATION: Zone 3 in Fiesta: Main Room   What’s New? The TechyKids Learning System for Home and Schools!  Come to our booth and/or talk and see how you can start learning with TechyKids! We’ll be at Maker Faire, will you? Maker Faire […]

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Tedx – Future of Education

 In March of 2017 Founder of TechyKids, Sharon Marzouk gave a Tedx talk on “The Future of Education”.   She was invited to talk by one of her former students, Nicolas Tan.  Nicolas was a student of Ms. Marzouk’s at Woodland school, then attended TechyKids camp during that summer.  A few years later Nicolas interned […]

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Thymio Artistic ECAL Video with 50 Robots

During a one week workshop students were asked to develop projects using the Thymio robot. 50 Robots were available. The week began with an introduction to Thymio and its secrets by Prof. Francesco Mondada from EPFL. Students worked then in group with the task to make Thymio(s) write a word, all those words was then […]

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Belle Haven Community Workshop with TechyKids Results

Technology workshop of a different kind When one hears the words “technology workshop” one might imagine workstations, cutting edge technology and a group of people of similar skill levels and objectives coming together to learn more. On Sunday, March 11th people from the Belle Haven neighborhood in Menlo Park attended a different kind of technology […]

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Belle Haven Community Workshop

TechyKids is hosting a workshop for the Menlo Park Belle Haven community, that is just $6 for Belle Haven residents, INCLUDING lunch! Go here to register: https://www.techykids.com/product/techykids-student-workshop/

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Comparing the Different Educational Robots

It is a common question- how do the different educational robots compare, and which educational robot should I get?  There are many out there, and it can be confusing to know which one to pick.  Sharon Marzouk has been teaching educational robotics and technology for over 8 years, has working in schools, after schools and […]

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Bringing Robotics to Chester High School

TechyKids made a visit to Chester High School with an invitation from their Science teacher, Ms. Goldstein.  Chester High school is a Title I school, and many of their students are on free or reduced lunch. After learning with the Thymio robot and TechyKids, the high school students showed high engagement and a strong interest […]

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Four Year Old Programs Thymio Robot

Thymio is such an easy to learn platform that even tech saavy four year olds can use a computer and program the robot, and understand what they are doing! For young kids we have awesome content and ideas to get them along the way.  Here is an example of some kids using Thymio in Kindergarten […]

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Announcing: Thymio with Scratch, Learn for Free!

We are excited about the recent developments that allow Thymio to integrate with MIT’s Scratch programming language.  The newest version is used best with a Wireless Thymio, as there needs to be a constant and stable connection between the computer and Thymio robot.  A wired Thymio can be used as well, but cannot be disconnected at any […]

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