S3 Robot Educator's Professional Development Course,
Holy Trinity High School
Educators: Get an S3 Robot to keep, and a full day of hands-on Blockly visual programming instruction. This durable, popular robot is suitable for one-to-one use in 30–90 minute classroom sessions. With the S3 robot in a classroom, students have been known to stay in during breaks so they can keep programming!
All educators are invited to join this course, whether you are part of the Chicago Catholic school system, public schools, or are an at-home educator. You will be provided a new S3 robot at the course—it is yours to program and yours to keep.
Google Blockly setup for the S3 robot
Visual programming in Blockly and text-based coding in C
S3 robot hardware, on-board sensors, expansion port, and other capabilities
Programming precision motor control, LED control, line following, infrared object avoidance, light following, sound and music, and artwork.
Hacker port expansion for ultrasonic distance sensing, RF communication, and Sharpie pen-lifters
Parallax tutorials, standards correlations, and an answer key for educators.
S3 Robot Educator's Professional Development Course website