Recent Press Releases

Think you know the Pitsco catalog?

Code Cube™, IoT, drones – don't be surprised at what you find in 2020 Big Book

PITTSBURG, KS (January 13, 2020) – Think you know Pitsco? Think again. As we start a new decade, Pitsco Education continues to facilitate hands-on success in the classroom, but maybe in ways you never before considered! Among our brand-new . . .

Pitsco announces 2020 Teacher Advisory Group

TAG members from across the country ready to positively affect learners

PITTSBURG, KS (January 9, 2020) – Pitsco is proud to announce its 2020 Teacher Advisory Group (TAG). Twenty-one incredible educators, chosen from across the country, are gearing up to share their expertise with Pitsco Education's Development . . .

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 . . . .

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 . . .