Posts tagged with ‘GoPiGo’

Posts tagged with ‘GoPiGo’

  • DexterOS-Jupyter Labs

    Announcing DexterOS 2.0 – Robotics and Python and Jupyter Lab!

    Today we announce a great jump forward for the GoPiGo3 Raspberry Pi Robot and DexterOS: a completely new and elegant way to learn Python and robotics with Jupyter Lab!   This week we launch DexterOS 2.0, and the big features are all around Python! And speaking of languages, the French language is now supported in Bloxter; you can see programming...

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  • Bloxter_To_Python_Video

    Welcome DexterOS 1.3!

    This month we’re welcoming the latest release of DexterOS:  Version 1.3.  This latest version of DexterOS is packed with features asked for by educators in STEM classrooms around the world! Bloxter and Python Side by Side The most anticipated and exciting feature of DexterOS 1.3 is that Bloxter now lets you see your code in the Python programming language...

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  • GPG3 and rechargeable battery

    By Popular Demand: Rechargeable Battery Packs & Smart Chargers Now Available!

    We’re excited to announce that we now have rechargeable battery packs and smart chargers for the GoPiGo and BrickPi robots! Rechargeable Battery Pack Smart Charger Buy as a set for $49.99

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  • LightColor_GPG3b

    Introducing DexterOS 1.2.0!

    We have just released an update to DexterOS, version 1.2.0! The TLDR We’ve packed even more fun into DexterOS and you can download it here, or download an update package here.  We’ve added many new functions and improvements for Bloxter and Python. Sensors The biggest difference are the updates we’ve made to the sensors you can use in Bloxter. ...

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  • GPG3_Full+Servo+Distance+Googly_3

    Our best educational robot yet, the GoPiGo3 with DexterOS.

    We’ve launched the GoPiGo3 and our new operating system DexterOS, and now it’s being used by schools all over the world! Our goal was to make a robot that was easy to build, set up, and use in a classroom setting. So far, we’re pleased at the response from educators and students, and look forward to hearing from more...

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  • DexterOS Welcome Screen

    GoPiGo interacts with the world in new ways with the newest update of DexterOS 1.1.0!

    We’re excited to announce the updated version of DexterOS — 1.1.0, which enables your GoPiGo to interact with the world in a host of new ways! Sensors, sensor, sensors!      We’ve added support in Bloxter for more sensors as well as blocks to control up to  2 servos that you can use to rotate those sensors. The following...

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  • PTO blog post

    How to get funding for STEM and robots from the PTA/PTO

    You know what you want… now, prep and work with your PTO/PTA to make it happen. I primarily work with educators at Dexter Industries to help them figure out what they need for their classrooms and assist in getting them started with their robots kits. Outside of my Dexter work though, I’m very involved in my children’s school, having...

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  • keep-calm-get-started

    How To Get Started With Robotics In The Classroom

    This is a time of new beginnings, fresh starts, and a whole lot of chaos. by Lisa Rode, 6th Grade Classroom Teacher in Fairfax County, VA When starting a new school year or initiative, how do you add anything more? If you are not familiar with programming and robotics, adding “just one more thing” can be a bit intimidating,...

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  • Dexter Industries GoPiGo at_ClubSciKidz_STEM_Summer Camp Coding with Robots

    The GoPiGo at Club SciKidz Summer STEM Robotic Camp

    With summer in full swing, STEM robotic camps are starting up all around the world!  Students are using their summer to brush up on coding skills and learn robotics.  Many summer STEM camps are using the Raspberry Pi to teach coding skills, and many this year are using the GoPiGo.  We checked in with Club SciKidz, which is running...

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    A Teacher’s Takeaways from the 2017 ISTE Conference

    What I learned at ISTE 2017 The ISTE conference is a spectacular reminder of why teaching is one of the best professions.  It is incredible to talk to so many educators, administrators, district-level technology coordinators, and others from around the world.  Each one is so passionate about what they teach and learning new things to help their students.  The...

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