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Recent Press Releases

Pitsco unveils new TETRIX® MAX Gripper Kit

New kit offers increased load capacity and range for classroom robotics

PITTSBURG, KS (October 17, 2018) – Exploring concepts such as mass, area, and load just got a little easier, thanks to Pitsco Education's new TETRIX® MAX Gripper Kit. ( Printable PDF ) The MAX gripper kit joins its predecessor, the . . .

Pitsco STEM Expeditions® linked to higher science scores for second year in a row

2018 Friday Institute report also notes statistically significant difference in Pitsco curriculum teaching students about careers

BERTIE, NC (October 16, 2018) – A 2018 report from the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation noted that students in a Pitsco Education STEM Expeditions® lab in Bertie, NC, outperformed a control group in the same school on the 2017-18 . . .

Standards-based curriculum packages featured in 2018-2019 Pitsco TETRIX® Robotics catalog

Latest catalog offers multiple hours of TETRIX MAX and PRIME curriculum

PITTSBURG, KS (September 25, 2018) – With a strong focus on robotics in the classroom, the 2018-2019 Pitsco TETRIX® Robotics  catalog features multiple hours of curriculum, including the new TETRIX PRIME and EV3 curriculum as well as . . .

An early start to coding and robotics in Arkansas

Governor visits classrooms in Pea Ridge, sees KUBO and TETRIX® in action

PEA RIDGE, AR (September 14, 2018) – Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has worked feverishly on two key areas – job creation and computer science education – over the four years of his administration. His visit to the Pea Ridge School . . .

FIRST® Tech Challenge teams can raise a RUCKUSSM with TETRIX®

Teams can get a 25 percent discount on Pitsco's robust building system

PITTSBURG, KS (September 11, 2018) – The 2018-19  FIRST ® Tech Challenge season officially began recently when kickoff events around the globe revealed the season's new game. ( Printable PDF ) ROVER RUCKUS SM follows previous game . . .

KUBO, EZ Track Raceway, and more

Fill all your STEM needs in the 2018-19 Pitsco Elementary STEM catalog

PITTSBURG, KS (September 4, 2018) – The end of summer marks the beginning of a new school year and a new Elementary STEM catalog from Pitsco Education. The 2018-19 catalog is filled with STEM products, supplies, storage, and our first K-2 . . .

STEM upgrade at Placentia-Yorba Linda USD in California promotes career skills

All middle schools get Pitsco Expeditions as part of transformative change

YORBA LINDA, CA (August 28, 2018) – The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District in Orange County, California, has made a significant upgrade to its career preparation offerings. The district has implemented Pitsco Education's STEM . . .

New TETRIX® robotics curriculum helps prepare students for technology fields

TETRIX® MAX Competition in a Box and TETRIX PRIME STEM Units provide real-world, hands-on technology experience

PITTSBURG, KS (August 24, 2018) – Robotics continues to be one of the fastest-growing technology industries, with talk of artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, and coding dominating today's tech talk. How can we prepare today's . . .