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Pitsco increases social media presence

Ideas, features, interaction available via six major networking channels

(November 19, 2014) – Pitsco Education, a leader in K-12 STEM learning solutions, has significantly expanded its social network presence. "Pitsco Education started focusing resources for social networks in July of 2013," said Melissa Karsten, Pitsco's . . .

November 2014 Teacher of the Month

Pitsco Education's November 2014 Teacher of the Month: Joni Hood, Fort Wingate, NM Why do you like to teach with hands-on products? I like teaching with hands-on products because my students enjoy building and creating products. I find it . . .

Videos, robots prime features of TETRIX Robotics site

Redesigned website offers more helpful content for teachers, competitors

PITTSBURG, KS (October 29, 2014) – When Pitsco Education set out to update its TETRIX® Robotics site, it did more than just update the look. It set out to improve the user’s experience. ( Printable PDF ) One of the highlights of the new site . . .

Changing education in middle Georgia

Cirrus Academy Charter School opening doors in Macon, GA, September 2015

MACON, GA (October 24, 2014) – The newly formed Cirrus Academy Charter School plans to change education in middle Georgia, according to its board president, and Pitsco Education will help bring about that change with its science, technology, . . .

October 2014 Teacher of the Month

Pitsco Education's October 2014 Teacher of the Month: Ray Cope, Austin, PA Why do you like what you teach? Mathematics and technology go hand in hand. I enjoy the challenge of questions with indisputable answers and neat solutions. But at the . . .

PRIME system headlines Robotics catalog

PITTSBURG, KS (September 29, 2014) – How can two products fill an entire catalog? With the TETRIX® PRIME and MAX Building Systems for robotics, it’s no problem at all. ( Printable PDF ) The 40-page 2014-15 Robotics Catalog introduces Pitsco . . .

Scholarship winner: 'I love being a teacher'

Pitsco Education's third-quarter scholarship winner of 2014, Fontenelle Elementary (Omaha, NE) technology teacher Kelly Hiatt, has been teaching for 25 years and truly enjoys what she does. "I love helping both teachers and students integrate . . .

TETRIX® MAX: A first-rate choice for the FIRST® Tech Challenge

(September 17, 2014) – The FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC® ) game for the 2014-2015 season has been announced, and from the looks of it, competing robots will need a good supply of strength, durability, and flexibility. ( Printable PDF ) This . . .

Dean among six Oklahomans who receive prestigious Door-Opener Awards

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (Sept. 6, 2014) – The 2014 Door-Opener Awards Gala sponsored by ASTEC Fund, Inc. and benefiting ASTEC Charter Schools of Oklahoma City took place on Thursday, September 4 at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel.  The event featured a . . .

Elementary STEM catalog features activities, curriculum, tools, resources

(September 8, 2014) – Pitsco Education always gives away catalogs, but this fall the education company is giving away boxes of kits and books valued at $150 each as part of its 2014 Elementary STEM  catalog release. ( Printable PDF ) Open . . .