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2017

TETRIX® ready for the Vortex at FIRST® Championship in Houston, St. Louis

PITTSBURG, KS (April 18, 2017) – While most people aim to avoid a vortex at all costs, thousands of high school robotics competitors are choosing to face one head-on. ( Printable PDF ) The FIRST® Championship kicks off in Houston April 19-22 . . .

April 2017 Teacher of the Month

Pitsco Education's April 2017 Teacher of the Month:  Robert Barbosa, Mission, TX Did you always want to be a teacher?  My goal was to be a teacher and later in life transition to working as a college professor. As a teacher, it has . . .

Opportunity is invaluable. Let Pitsco help fund it.

Pitsco Education announces new $350 monthly grant for teachers

PITTSBURG, KS (March 30, 2017) – Pitsco Education appreciates everything educators do to positively affect learners, from providing hands-on projects and engaging curriculum to creating after-school and summer school opportunities and beyond. And we . . .

2016

The 12HollyDays . . . x2!

Pitsco and TETRIX® prizes available in 12HollyDays prize drawings

PITTSBURG, KS (December 2, 2016) – Once again, Pitsco Education is celebrating the holidays by giving away exciting prizes in December 2016 with its 12HollyDays drawings! This year, however, there will be two separate 12HollyDays – one for Pitsco . . .

December 2016 Teacher of the Month

Pitsco Education's December 2016 Teacher of the Month:  Mark Gullickson, Albany, OR Why do you like to teach with hands-on products?  It never ceases to amaze me when my students are able to discover and share their "aha" moments with . . .

Cyber Monday – spend more, save more!

Pitsco Education will offer tiered discounts for online orders on Nov. 28

PITTSBURG, KS (November 7, 2016) – For educators, planning ahead is a must. That’s why Pitsco Education is getting the word out early this year about its Cyber Monday special offers. Online orders of $75 or more at Pitsco.com and TETRIXrobotics.com  . . .

2015

Pitsco's 2016 Big Book boasts longtime favorites and new hands-on activities

PITTSBURG, KS (December 22, 2015) – With a new year comes a new Pitsco Education catalog, and the 2016 Big Book has many exciting products to spark the imagination of any K-12 student. ( Printable PDF ) Every year, Pitsco Education looks to . . .

4th-Quarter 2015 Scholarship Winner

Pitsco Education's 4th-Quarter 2015 Scholarship Winner:  Rebecca L. Cavitt, Grand Prairie, Texas What's your greatest teaching accomplishment?   I believe my greatest teaching accomplishment is the belief that I impact my students . . .

December 2015 Teacher of the Month

Pitsco Education's December 2015 Teacher of the Month: Stacey Hight, Jackson, Mississippi How does using hands-on products improve the students' learning experiences? Learning is done best through play, especially at the preschool level. . . .