RobotShop announced today that it is releasing a new FlowArm PLTW software made in conjunction with Project Lead The Way, a leading provider of science, technology, engineering, and math curriculum for students in grades K-12. As part of the new release, RobotShop is giving a free copy of the software, valued at
Lynxmotion, which was acquired by RobotShop in 2012, is one of the oldest manufacturers of robotic kits, and has always been committed to providing quality robots to further learning, student development, and STEM education. Lynxmotion's line of robotic arms in particular are widely used in schools because of their quality and value.
The new FlowArm PLTW software was created using
"The new FlowArm PLTW software offers a significant improvement over the previous software used to program the Lynxmotion robotic arm as part of the Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) course within the PLTW Engineering curriculum. Providing the FlowArm software free of charge to all PLTW schools which already own a Lynxmotion robotic arm makes the transition to this new software as smooth as possible," said
Across the U.S.
"PLTW is pleased to work closely with talented teachers, instructional designers, and RobotShop to continue making the student learning experience even better," said
About RobotShop inc.
RobotShop is the world's leading robot store for personal and professional robot technology. It provides personal, domestic and professional robots, development platforms, kits, and specialized robotic parts. RobotShop is also an important source for robotics education and research.
For more information on RobotShop, please visit http://www.robotshop.com/.
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About Project Lead The Way (PLTW)
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and the nation's leading provider of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs. PLTW's world-class, activity-, project-, and problem-based curriculum and high-quality teacher professional development model, combined with an engaged network of educators and corporate partners, help students develop the skills needed to succeed in the global economy. More than 5,000 elementary, middle, and high schools in all 50 states and the
For more information on Project Lead The Way, please visit https://www.pltw.org/.
Lynxmotion is one of the oldest manufacturers of robotic kits, including robot arms, biped walking robots, quadrupeds, hexapods, quadcopters, drones and more. The selection of products and guides are important tools for teaching and learning many different complex aspects in robotics.
For more information on Lynxmotion, please visit http://www.lynxmotion.com/.
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