VEX Robot Projects

VEX Robot - is a robotic kit intended to introduce students as well as adults to the world of robotics. The VEX Robotics Design System is centered on the VEX Clawbot Kit (shown)

Kinesthetics' instruction is designed to help students take ownership of the learning process, enabling them to actively develop the problem-solving skills and collaborative outlook necessary to become creators, not just consumers.

According to the report, 53 percent of students say their teachers use the lecture model, but only 38 percent of students want to exclusively learn this way. What students really want is a greater mix of learning models. “A better mix of learning styles enables me to learn the material in multiple, distinct ways,” said one student respondent.

– Ed Tech Digest

Hands-on learning that links math and science to the real world works best for all students. Online learning and other new technologies show promise but have to be refined and vetted. Combining good teachers with technology may be the game changer.

– US News