Recent Press Releases

Smart Buddies™ and STEM Ecosystems

Their aim is the same: workforce equity, diversity acceptance, and acquisition of coding experiences

CLEVELAND, OH  (October 22, 2019) – STEM Learning Ecosystems are forming strong alliances between business and education across the country with a goal of cultivating a technically astute future workforce through inclusion and the embracing . . .

Partners along the journey

Learn why coding and robotics matter to Pitsco and its new partners

PITTSBURG, KS  (September 27, 2019) – A year of building partnerships with leading coding and robotics providers has led to a major turning point for Pitsco Education, perhaps best reflected in its 2019-20 Coding & Robotics catalog . . . .

Code Cube: The educational wearable, codable device

New coding solution from Pitsco Education also puts the A in STEAM

PITTSBURG, KS (September 23, 2019) – The cube you see attached to students' wrists with LED images scrolling across the screen and beeping a little ditty? Oh, the students coded that themselves. ( Printable PDF ) Pitsco Education's . . .

The A in STEAM, freebies, coding, and more

Pitsco Education's 2019-20 Elementary STEM catalog can bring your classroom to life

PITTSBURG, KS (September 6, 2019) – Backpacks are packed, pencils are sharpened, and tablets are loaded! But there's more from Pitsco Education. Check out the freebies, coding solutions, and STEAM products and activities in the 2019-20  . . .

Indiana students GEAR UP with STEM

They pick their favorite topics and Pitsco provides the hands-on activities and kits

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN (August 6, 2019) – Let students choose their favorite topics to study and then seek out the best hands-on STEM curriculum and activities that meet the students' interests. That's how Indiana GEAR UP officials are ensuring high . . .

Pitsco Education and SmartGurlz™ Launch Smart Buddies™ Coding Solution to Encourage Diversity in STEM

Design helps more children see themselves in STEM and increases workforce diversity

PITTSBURG, KS (June 24, 2019) – Pitsco Education, in collaboration with SmartGurlz™, today announced the launch of Smart Buddies™ – the newest addition to its K-12 coding and robotics continuum. Core to both companies' missions . . .

Robotics: Urban Search & Rescue 2019

SkillsUSA® event imparts real-world, hands-on experiences to students

LOUISVILLE, KY (June 17, 2019) –Marquis and Justin, juniors at Essex County West Caldwell Tech in West Caldwell, New Jersey, were thrust together last fall as a two-man team to compete in their first-ever SkillsUSA ® Robotics: Urban . . .

TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels

New wheels from Pitsco Education improve mobility of TETRIX® MAX robots

PITTSBURG, KS (May 23, 2019) –Maneuvering your robot just got a little easier, thanks to Pitsco Education's new TETRIX® MAX Mecanum Wheels . ( Printable PDF ) The Mecanum wheels are an exciting extension to the already robust TETRIX . . .