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Let there be lights! At MakerFaire Bay Area 2016

'The maker movement has the potential to transform education and the way kids learn' @dalepd http://www.rafiakids.com/blog/makerfaire

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Micro Bit computer becomes a commercial product

<b>The BBC Micro Bit, the tiny computing device designed to get children coding, is going on sale to the general public.</b><p>The device is already being delivered, free, to one million Year 7 children in schools across the UK.<p>Now it will also be available to buy from the various partners in the project for …

Raspberry Pi

Squishy Circuits Kits

What are People Saying About Squishy Circuits?<p>"I used it at home with my kids and then at an elementary school science event where it was the …

Me and my robot

With Mattel’s development of Hello Barbie the talking doll that can recall conversations, iRobot Roomba selling on Amazon for $450 and Savioke’s …

Mover Kit: get kids moving, building & coding

<i>Help Bethany Koby '00/GD and team produce Mover Kit - The first active wearable that kids make & code. The Mover Kit is an intuitive way for kids</i> …

Scratch + Google = Next Generation of Programming Blocks for Kids

<b>Scratch + Google = Next Generation of Programming Blocks for Kids</b><p><i>By the MIT Scratch Team</i><p>On the Scratch Team, we joke about the number of hours that …

Teachers’ Tips for Getting the Most out of Maker Faire

I find that teachers have that perfect combination of curiosity and urge to learn that makes them a great match for Maker Faire. And, trained by years of explaining the same thing in dozens of different ways, teachers are really good navigators of the novice. Every year I make sure I ask them for …

The future of computing will be ambient and invisible

FOSTER CITY, Calif.—Computers as we know them are about to disappear.<p>Well, okay, they won’t completely disappear, but they will take on a new form that makes them very difficult to distinguish from everyday objects all around us.<p>This transformation is part of a bigger, longer term trend that some …

Internet of Things