1. Getting started in robotics

    Getting started in robotics

    A recent post from Claude Baumann starts… I am profoundly convinced that if we are able to preserve the natural curiosity of early childhood in growing up individuals, without fail they will develop a durable attraction to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Although this simple recipe seems to be...

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  2. No Starch Press discount

    No Starch Press discount

    No Starch Press has offered a discount to LEGOengineering.com readers for all their LEGO books. Use the coupon code ENGINEER to get 30% off! This offer includes all print and ebook purchases. Print purchases include DRM-free ebook. Here’s a link to No Starch’s LEGO catalog: http://nostarch.com/catalog/lego

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  3. EV3 rechargeable battery issue

    EV3 rechargeable battery issue

    Some of the new EV3 rechargeable batteries have a circuit error and do not work properly. After you recharge one of these defective batteries, install it in the EV3, and turn on the EV3, you will see a brief red flash and then nothing. The problems is just with the...

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  4. Dr E’s WeDo Challenges

    Dr E’s WeDo Challenges

    Dr. E’s WeDo Challenges gives you a chance to build a WeDo creation and share it with other WeDoers around the world. Each month, there will be a new WeDo challenge to try. Go wild! There’s no such thing as over(We)Doing it. For the first challenge, WeDo World Cup!, you are...

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  5. Don’t panic!

    Don’t panic!

    You may have noticed that LEGOengineering has undergone some pretty major changes recently. Hopefully it will all be worth the pain, and things should start settling down shortly. In the mean time… please sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride!

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  6. Instagram Contest

    Instagram Contest

    LEGO Education are holding a “Where will your EV3 take you?” Instagram Contest until 27 September. To enter the contest, you need to post an image or video that illustrates how LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 is changing the science, technology, engineering and mathematics classes. Tag your photos and videos with @legoeducation...

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  7. Professional development for Physics teachers

    Professional development for Physics teachers

    Attention physics teachers! On August 13th-14th at Tufts University’s Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) in Boston, there will be a free two-day professional development workshop for physics teachers on using InterLACE (Interactive Learning and Collaboration Environment), an innovative web-based tool-kit to facilitate collaborative inquiry activities in the classroom....

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  8. Summer LEGO Engineering Institute for Educators

    Summer LEGO Engineering Institute for Educators

    The Tufts Center for Engineering Education and Outreach will be holding their annual professional development workshop “Summer LEGO Engineering Institute for Educators” on July 29th through August 2nd. LEGO robotics is a powerful and engaging tool for teaching engineering, technology, science, and math. Tufts University’s CEEO Summer LEGO Engineering Institute...

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