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Robot-a-Day Giveaway

Seven robotics sets valued from $200 to $1,350 to be given away by Pitsco Education

Published April 3, 2019
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PITTSBURG, KS (April 3, 2019) –National Robotics Week (April 6-14) inspires students to consider STEM-related fields and careers. Pitsco Education is aiming to inspire educators to start or enhance their robotics offerings with a giveaway of seven robotics sets.

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Ranging in value from $200 to $1,350, the sets represent the new K-12 coding and robotics continuum developed and assembled by Pitsco Education to teach children of all ages how to design, think critically, problem-solve, and acquire the soft skills necessary in today's technology-rich world of work.

Best of all, it's free to enter Pitsco's Robot-a-Day Giveaway. Simply go to Pitsco.com/RobotADay and complete the entry form. Entries will be accepted through Friday, April 12, and the seven winners will be announced via social media (Twitter: @PitscoEd and @TETRIXrobotics; Instagram: @PitscoEd and @TETRIXrobotics; Facebook: @PitscoEducation and @TETRIXbyPitsco) on Saturday, April 13. You need to enter only once to be eligible.

"Preparing students for a rapidly changing labor market that relies more and more on basic coding and robotics skills and experiences is a challenge for all educators," said Pitsco Education Robotics Portfolio Manager Lacey O'Brien. "Teaching coding and robotics along a cohesive continuum of products that include standards-based, age-appropriate curricula ensures success at each stage of a child's education."

The seven sets included in the Robot-a-Day Giveaway:

Go to Pitsco.com/RobotADay anytime through April 12 and enter for a chance to boost or begin your robotics and coding program.

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Pitsco Education is the leading provider of hands-on K-12 STEM solutions. STEM education prepares learners for the future through the integration of science, technology, engineering, and math concepts using relevant hands-on applications to connect school, community, and work. Our various products, activities, curriculum, and solutions promote positive learning experiences and continued classroom success.

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“We need to make learning more exciting. And any time you can have a hands-on environment you will get better results. I’ve been in a lot of our schools to see it, and the kids are actually excited to be there. You go into somebody’s math or science class and they might not be as engaged.”

– James Tager, deputy superintendent for Instructional Services, Volusia County, Florida

We enable young learners to develop the mind-set, skill set, and tool set needed for future success.

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