Tag: education

Minutebot Lays Foundation For LEGO Mindstorms Robotic Creations
March 7, 2013

  What is the Minutebot Base Plate? The MinuteBot is a thick, robust base plate that can be used in combination with LEGO MINDSTORMS® and LEGO TECHNIC® construction components.  Prior to the MinuteBot Base one would have to string together hundreds of smaller LEGO pieces, a process which is not only expensive but tedious. The main purpose (although there can be many uses) is to be used as foundation for mechanical education and learning,...

Let's raise kids to be entrepreneurs
December 29, 2010

An entrepreneur since childhood, Cameron Herold wants parents and teachers to recognize -- and foster -- entrepreneurial talent in kids. Bored in school, failing classes, at odds with peers: This child might be an entrepreneur, says Cameron Herold. At TEDxEdmonton, he makes the case for parenting and education that helps would-be entrepreneurs flourish -- as kids and as...