Posted By KinderLab Robotics On January 24, 2018
Kike Calvo produces a blog and visual journey with his daughter. Kike is also a National Geographic creative photographer.
He includes KIBO as a part of his Top 15 STEM Toys for 2018. The article reads:
“As parents, how can we find toys for our little ones that educate as well as engage? The world of science and technology is more important than ever, yet many parents and kids might be scared off by worries about how to approach it or make it fun. Kids can experience technology without being passive consumers if they use the right tools, but it’s difficult to know where to start when things are changing so quickly! I’ve brought you an overview of some ways to start your little explorer on the right track to see coding, robotics, natural science, and more as exciting new frontiers.”
See the full list of STEM Toys.
Posted By KinderLab Robotics On January 23, 2018
Nibletz checked out our booth at FETC 2018 this year and described their experience with KIBO. “With Kibo kids assemble the robot themselves with colorful wheels, bases, parts and coding blocks. Kids than use a barcode scanner built into Kibo to program him. He can draw, move around, carry things and more. With Kibo there’s Read More
Posted By KinderLab Robotics On January 22, 2018
Learn more about Professor Marina Umachi Bers, our co-founder and lead at Tufts’ DevTech Group, and her team, who are researching the way young children are taught. As part of the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development, DevTech’s research sits at the intersection of technology and early childhood development. Their research findings show Read More
Posted By KinderLab Robotics On January 19, 2018
Katie Blagden, one of our customers from the Ayers Ryal Side Elementary School in Beverly, MA, participated in the THE Journal article about acquiring funding for coding products. Read on to learn ideas on how to fund your KIBO purchase! In the case of the school in Beverly, they were able to use funds acquired Read More
Posted By KinderLab Robotics On January 10, 2018
Scientific American: Connecting Kindergartners and Coding without a Screen in the World of Unstructured Play
This article in Scientific American is about a Kindergartners experience playing with KIBO. The article delves into the actual use of KIBO, from opening up the product to the excitement the child had playing and coding with KIBO! “The kindergartner was so excited when her giant chain of commands worked that she danced around the Read More