Posted On November 5, 2018 in Media Coverage
The KIBO robot is included in their recap of favorite devices to help support computational thinking, coding, and making. See the full article.
Posted On November 1, 2018 in Media Coverage
We are thrilled that KIBO was reviewed and included in their 2018 Adventure Gift Guide. The review reads in part: “We first saw KIBO at KIDFest and loved how easy it was for young people to pick it up and start experimenting with coding. The KIBO demo carpet was covered with kids who were very Read More
Posted On October 26, 2018 in Media Coverage
KIBO, the fun and playful educational robot toy, is included in TechRepublic’s STEM and STEAM holiday gift guide for kids! We are thrilled to be in the company of such other great STEM holiday gift ideas! See the full guide.
Posted On October 24, 2018 in Press Releases
Dr. Marina Bers Named Chair of Tufts University’s Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development
Using research as a platform, Dr. Bers has influenced early childhood educators around the world (Waltham, MA) October 24, 2018 — Dr. Marina Bers has been named the new department chair of the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development at Tufts University. This appointment puts Dr. Bers at the forefront of one of Read More
Posted On October 3, 2018 in Media Coverage
Mike Marks, founder and chief roboticist of TSC Robotics, shares his keys to unlocking the creative problem-solver in learners of all ages with coding and robotics, including KIBO. Mike recommends the following steps teachers can take to make the most of their robot-enhanced lessons: 1) Combine planning and “tinker time.” 2) Choose tech that’s portable, Read More