Recent Press Releases

Makerspace projects and more

Check out the 2019 Pitsco Maker Space catalog and our top 10 tips

PITTSBURG, KS (March 8, 2019) – Attention, all makers, tinkerers, innovators, and out-of-the-box thinkers – the 2019 Pitsco  Maker Space catalog is packed with everything hands on and minds on that you could need in any makerspace.  . . .

Pitsco Education launches K-12 coding solutions

Leading provider of hands-on STEM solutions partners with top edtech brands

PITTSBURG, KS (March 6, 2019) – Pitsco Education today announced the launch of an entire line of new hands-on coding solutions , bringing US schools the first complete coding and robotics continuum for K-12 classrooms. In partnership with UBTECH . . .

US Army National Guard units broaden STEM outreach with Pitsco

Guard teams tap into TETRIX® and other Pitsco products to connect with students

PITTSBURG, KS (February 20, 2019) – The mission of the United States Army National Guard encompasses service to both community and country. The organization's soldiers are deployed not only in combat roles overseas and in disaster relief roles . . .

UBTECH Education and Pitsco Education Team Up to Help Prepare Students for Future Careers through STEM Learning and Computer Science

Starting in January 2019, Pitsco will be UBTECH Education's national distribution partner, working closely with districts to launch UKITs and Yanshee in K-12 classrooms

LOS ANGELES (January 22, 2019) – UBTECH Education , a division of UBTECH Robotics dedicated to promoting STEM and computer science (STEM+C) education through interactive robotics, and Pitsco Education today announced a partnership agreement to . . .

Pitsco picks 2019 Teacher Advisory Group

TAG members from across the country ready to positively affect learners

PITTSBURG, KS (January 15, 2019) – Pitsco is proud to announce its 2019 Teacher Advisory Group (TAG). Twenty incredible educators, chosen from across the country, are gearing up to share their expertise with Pitsco Education's Development and . . .

#ThisIsSTEM – Pitsco's 2019 Big Book

Coding and any other STEM needs can be addressed with the new catalog

PITTSBURG, KS (January 14, 2019) – For 48 years, Pitsco has helped teachers and their students experience success through hands-on learning solutions. Our 2019  Big Book catalog is perfectly in line with this timeless strategy! ( . . .

Petroleum museum picks Pitsco for STEM, STEAM

Activities connect with career skills crucial to Texas region's economy

MIDLAND, TX (December 18, 2018) – A museum can fill a vital role for its community, providing exploratory learning experiences that inform and inspire. The Permian Basin Petroleum Museum in Midland, Texas, shares the petroleum and energy story of . . .

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 . . .