Vex Robotics has recently released an online Virtual Reality platform to continue developing your VEXcode programming skills whilst you are learning from home. VEXcode VR uses block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks, so it is a great introductory platform. https://youtu.be/t1PhyhCeRAg This is really cool, because as you create programs that you can test them … Continue reading Vex VR Robotics @ home
Next weekend I will be presenting a robotics workshop to a keen group of 5 to 8 year olds from the Gifted and Talented Children's Association of South Australia. The event organiser asked if I could explain some of the differences between the products available to the parents. Essentially, why did I choose Vex? In … Continue reading Why I chose Vex Robotics.
Vex IQ STEM labs is a tool that provides students with the opportunity to have a hands-on STEM learning experience, creating something with technology. This fun, interactive and scalable solution providing students with opportunities to feel the success that comes with imaginative design, problem solving and creation. Studies in robotics involves all facets of STEM … Continue reading Looking for a cost effective, STEM learning solution for your school?
The annual competition brings Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) to life by tasking teams of students with designing and building a robot to compete against other teams in a game-based engineering challenge. The South Australian Minister for Education acknowledges the importance of Integrated STEM educational programs by sponsoring the national championships here in Adelaide … Continue reading 2019 Vex National Competition in Adelaide