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Robotics in the Secondary Classroom: Programming The Megamark with Arduino, Python and More (Choitek)

February 12 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Cost | Free!

Event DescriptionThis session will explore the integration of advanced robotics into the secondary classroom, specifically using the Megamark robot from the local educational technology company, Choitek.  Participants will learn how the Megamark robot can be programmed using Arduino, Python, Unity, and RobotC programming languages.

Background | Choitek is a robotics startup founded by John Choi, a Computer Science and Arts student from Carnegie Mellon University. Founded 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, our mission is to teach and inspire with advanced educational robotics technologies for everyone.

The Megamark Robot is a super-sized robot is an educational robot that has been designed to teach and inspire.

Who Should Attend? | Although open to all, a background knowledge of computer programming will be helpful.

Please note: Starting February 2018, Megamark robots will be available to borrow via AIU’s STEAM Lending Library.

Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
8:30 am - 11:30 am

Organizer

Center for Creativity
Phone:
412.394.5829

Venue

Allegheny Intermediate Unit
475 East Waterfront Drive
Homestead, PA 15120 United States
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Phone: 412.394.5829
Fax: 412.394.5750
Homestead, PA 15120, US
475 E. Waterfront Drive