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Artificial Intelligence Coding

We got AI to write for us, and the results were certainly interesting

Over the past few years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been getting smarter and smarter. It’s used to power voice assistants such as Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa, and now the ‘self-driving’ feature within Tesla’s new cars. We recently asked our followers over on Instagram for some sentence starters. Y’know, so we could feed them to […]

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Coding Inspiration

These graphs show the most popular websites of all time.

What was originally known to many as ‘The World Wide Wait’ has very much evolved since its beginnings, with over 3.4 billion users connected to the internet. It might not seem like it, but the World Wide Web has been around for quite a while now. Over thirty years, in fact. Over that time, many […]

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3D Printing Education

Hands-down: the best teacher training in 3D printing

If you’re a teacher wondering whether 3D printing might be a technology worthwhile for introducing to your class, we’ve got an awesome online course geared to skill you up and keep you that one step ahead of your students. Called the PrintLab Certification course, this series of online modules will provide you with the knowledge […]

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EduKits runs Flight School workshop for curious kids

As part of Sydney’s PlayWorld event held at Darling Harbour EduKits signed on to run a Flight School for kids curious about aeronautic design involving problem solving and physics. We ran two sessions of our Flight School workshop to a room full of excited kids. As part of the session we explored the principles of […]

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EduKits to exhibit at Sydney’s PlayWorld Extravangaza

These October school holidays EduKits will be exhibiting at the 2019 PlayWorld extravanza to be held at Darling Harbour Sydney. We’re joining other leading companies in the toy industry, bringing our take on what inquisitive kids are into including coding, electronics and 3D printing. So what is PlayWorld you might ask? The easiest way to […]

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Lesson plan to help students explore practical 3D Printing constraints

Just released on our PrintLab lesson plan portal is a new lesson giving students real world insights into some of the limitations of using 3D printers for small scale manufacturing. Using their slicing software, students will adjust settings and calculate a range of factors including print times, material costs and operational strategies for 8 scenarios […]

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Education News

One thousand, five hundred reasons to talk to your class about digital citizenship.

This year EduKits is onboard with Trend Micro and their poster competition for kids aged 8-12 years on the theme “How can I be a good digital citizen”. The competition is open to kids attending schools in Australia and New Zealand with some serious prize money on offer. For first place, there’s a sweet $1,500, […]

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2019 Regional Pitchfest Winners Announced

A huge congratulations goes out today to Kathy Hubble from Amelio Health who was crowned the winner of Pitchfest 2019 at last nights final held at the Wagga Wagga Civic Theatre. Courtesy of Jobs for NSW Kathy will have a cash injection of $7,500 into her business and a bespoke overseas trip to expand thinking, […]

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Engage your students in 3D printing as they redesign your classroom!

Getting full participation from a classroom group can be a tricky proposition. From running workshops EduKits has found having content attune to your groups individual interests will certainly help, but having each student on a different page can be difficult to manage. Featured on our Printlab lesson plan platform may be just the lesson you […]

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Jobs for NSW $20k support for regional startups

The stage is set for this years Regional Pitchfest grand final on September 5 with five awesome startups battling it out on stage for the chance to be crowned competition winner. Jobs for NSW are on-board as a major sponsor with the winner getting a $7,500 cash injection for their business and the opportunity to […]