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Podcast about running a TechyKids Summer Camp!

Do you want to run your own technology or robotics camps for kids? Listen to this awesome Podcast where TechyKids Camp Educators were interviewed on their experience of running a TechyKids summer camp! More information about TechyKids Camp out of the Box and application can be found here: https://www.techykids.com/techykids-camp-out-of-the-box/ This episode features an interview with Michaela […]

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Classroom robotics: Motivating independent learning and discovery

This is a reproduction of an article TechyKids Founder, Sharon Marzouk had authored for Robohub on October/3/2013 With a background in mechanical engineering and an interest in design, engineering and working with kids, I happened into robotics education – and now I’ve been happily teaching and involved for five years. I started out teaching Lego Mindstorms […]

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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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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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TechyKids uses Innovative Technologies to Inspire Kids in STEM

Recently I woke up to a Facebook post that went viral with 15,000 shares about a 10 year old who applied for a Paris Innovation fellowship with a project she had made with the Thymio Robot and TinkerCAD.  It was an unusual application “amidst mostly computer science Phds and seasoned urban designers”, says the Founding […]

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Three key Tools for Successfully Teaching Engineering to Kids

Now- to unlock the key ingredients so the kids you love in your life can also get ahold of this special recipe…  For starters, I have found that the Thymio Robot along with Autodesk’s TinkerCAD and RobotMagic- a brand new technology that allows kids to program robots in a web browser are the best tools. […]

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Narwal Cat 500!

The narwal cat 500 likes to swim with the dolphins in the atlantic ocean. It also does NOT like to get slapped on top of its head. If it DOES get slapped then it turns bright red on the bottom of its body and neon green on the top.