Why Your Child Should Learn About Robotics

Living in a digital age of rapid technological advancement has drastically increased the need for experts in the field of science, engineering and technology. Learning about robotics at an early age gives children the confidence and skills needed…

Elements of Success in a Professional Career

Professional success is relative to the person perceiving it. It can be many things. A raise or promotion at work, completing a difficult task, and receiving a positive performance review are all examples of what some people might describe as…

Jobs of the Future - STEAM Prepares them Early

The world is your oyster, that’s the message we want to send to future generations. As the world continues to grow and evolve, more doors are opening into unique and fulfilling career paths. One trend we’ve noticed is the rise of tech and…

State of Our Education System (University Level)

United States universities have long been recognized as some of the best in the world. Approximately 5% of students enrolling in American universities are international students. Among the many prized educational institutions in the world, the…

Rise of YouTube: Skills for Creating Your Own Channel

YouTube is a video streaming and social site, which launched in 2005. Since its debut on the internet, YouTube has taken the world by storm, racking up 1.8 billion monthly users. What began as a way for people at home to share personal videos…

The State of the Elementary School Education System

The American school system begins at age 5 or 6, depending on which state you reside in. Following primary or kindergarten at age 5, students reach elementary school for grades 1 through 5. Grades 6 to 8 are considered middle school or junior…

What are Microcomputers and Why Kids Should Learn About Them?

A microcomputer sounds like some fancy technological miniature, but it’s exactly as the name implies – a small scale computer. Many modern notebook laptops, such as the Chromebook, fall into this category. They run on a microprocessor and…
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Is Your Child Interested in Developing Games? Here is What They’ll Need to Learn

Playing video games is no longer a mere hobby, it’s flourished into a profession. In gaming competitions, conferences, and conventions, people of all ages celebrate their accomplishments both in play and design. With so much revolving around…
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Value of After-School Programs

After-school programs were introduced in the early 1900s as a form of extended childcare. Today, these programs have evolved into organized applications of play, academics, and hobbies. While the original benefit of childcare is still implied,…

Future Careers in Technology

The tech industry is a force to be reckoned with. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics expects 13% growth within this sector by 2026. With many new jobs on the horizon and a plethora of opportunities still to come, it's important that today’s…