Why Building Makerspaces on Campus Is Important

What are makerspaces? According to CNN, makerspaces are creative spaces where students can gather, discover, and create using hands-on exploration. These makerspaces help make students more enthusiastic about school. Within the makerspace, students can learn how to...

3 Ways to Help Girls Break Barriers in STEM Fields

There are increasingly high demands for STEM and computer science professionals in the job market nowadays. However, only a few girls and young women are likely to pursue STEM related degrees and careers. Girls and young women might have the interest and ability to...

5 Skills Kids Will Attain Through Coding

  “I believe that learning how to code — learning how to program a computer — essentially how to create, should be for all kids and not just for some kids,” said Karen Brennan at the Harvard Allston Education Portal. Karen is one of the developers of Scratch, a...

How do kids use programming to design their own AI products?

Artificial intelligence (AI) has been a fascinating element of science fiction for decades, but recently we finally make AI a reality. Big data is speeding up the AI development process. Although much of this technology is rudimentary, we can still expect that it will...

Guide to Finding the Best Coding Language for Kids

Kids tend to learn to code better and faster when they are still young. However, it might be difficult to decide which coding language kids should learn. Here is an overview for parents to use to pick a suitable language for programming for kids. TOP3 languages that...

Visual Coding: A Fun, Kid-Friendly Programming Process

Study shows that visual cues are helpful A large body of research indicates that visual cues help us better remember and retrieve information. The brain can be considered mainly an image processor. One face or one logo will be far more memorable than a vocabulary that...

How Can You Encourage Kids to Start Learning Coding Skills?

Computer coding skills are as important as reading for the next generation. Coding is considered to be the best second language that kids can learn, and it will become a universal language in the future. With the rise of the “Internet of Things” and AI, our lives will...

Top 5 Tips to Make Your Child a Creative Genius

The Lifelong Kindergarten group was initiated by a group of top professionals from MIT. They came together to develop new technologies and activities to help kids build the STEAM skills that they will need in the future. After detailed research, they came up with 5...