Robots at your command- Robot programming!

By |June 15th, 2015|News|

We looked at some popular visual programming languages for children in an earlier blog - Know your programming toolkit! Lets find out a little about programming robots in this blog. By definition a machine is a tool containing one or more parts that uses energy (commonly electrical power) to perform an action. But today, machines are [...]

Know your programming toolkit!

By |June 11th, 2015|News|

The merit of teaching computer programming to children is now accepted worldwide. But what started with a single tool has now grown into an arsenal of tools at the disposal of students and educators. But what do each of these tools do? Where do you start? Will your child get confused learning multiple tools? Here are [...]

The out-of-the-box classroom

By |March 11th, 2015|News|

Environments in which we begin our education are all neutralizers- we all wear the same uniform (even look alike due to age and build), sit on the same benches, read the same books. They are great tools to break barriers of class, creed and finance. The only thing unique that we bring to the classroom [...]

Digital natives of today, creators of tomorrow

By |March 11th, 2015|News|

Talk to any parent of a toddler and you are bound to hear stories of how the child can operate their phone/ipad/TV. Since children are exposed to technology at such early ages now, they learn to interact with technology even when babies. While we marvel at how such young children can pickup so much, - children [...]

Why children should learn to code

By |March 10th, 2015|News|

Throughout my time in the corporate environment of the multi-national company I worked in, there was one thing that always struck me. While working with so many people, all similarly qualified, there were always some who stood out. These were the "go-to" people. These folks could always see the big picture, would know how to [...]