Classes for Students, Events - 14/10/2011

On the Walkirye: A floating School

On the Walkirye: A floating School
Walkirye is a vessel where young Niky Francisco and his family live. Niky, 15 years old, can live only on the sea, due to a very severe form of asthma. Despite his condition, Niky follow school lesson via videoconference. School of Robotics' Emanuele Micheli went to the Walkirye to work, with Niky and his schoolmates in Salerno, on the robots programming. (Read More)
Events, Projects - 11/10/2011

Campus Party Granada, 12-16 of October: School of Robotics carries on two sparkling ideas.

Campus Party Granada, 12-16 of October: School of Robotics carries on two sparkling ideas.
Campus Party Millennium takes place in Granada and is a unique showcase for cutting edge technologies on the Internet. The School of Robotics has been invited to present two brilliant ideas. (Read More)
Events - 30/09/2011

Robot invasion at Fiera delle idee (Creativity Fair)

Robot invasion at Fiera delle idee (Creativity Fair)
On October 15, in the frame of the Week of Culture, the School of Robotics is invited by Cultural Association "The Black Crow" to display in Cogoleto, near Genova, its educational robots. (Read More)
Lectures - 12/09/2011

Genoa, Italy, September 6, 2011: Workshop on Autism and robotics

Genoa, Italy, September 6, 2011: Workshop on Autism and robotics
AGNSA is an Italian nonprofit organization for Autism and Asperger education, support, and solutions. ANGSA Liguria and the School of Robotics are working together to investigate the benefits of educational robotics in autism. The promising results of 6 months of laboratories presented Sept. 16th in Genoa. (Read More)
Articles, Lectures - 06/09/2011

Bulgaria: Educational robotics presented at the International Conference "Key Competencies in Education".

Bulgaria: Educational robotics presented at the International Conference "Key Competencies in Education".
Stara Zagora (Bulgaria), 22-24 of September, 2011. During the international conference on "The Key Competencies in Education. Strategies and Practices", and in the frame of the KeyTTT European project, Europole Network and School of Robotics are introducing their paper on educational robotics as a fruitful methodology feeding pupils' competencies. (Read More)
Courses for Teachers - 05/09/2011

"Excellence in Lombardy" : Free Basic Course on Educational robotics for teachers.

"Excellence in Lombardy" : Free Basic Course on Educational robotics for teachers.
In the frame of the "Lombardia eccellente" campaign (Excellence in Lombardy) promoted by Italian CSFU-UCIMU (the UCIMU's consortium for educational projects) and by the Polo della Meccanica (the Group of Mechanical Industries) , the organizers offer free courses on educational robotics. These will be hold by School of Robotics' teachers (medium and high schools). (Read More)
The Press Club - 28/07/2011

School of Robotics and our marine robot featured by tv broadcast "Linea Blu"

School of Robotics and our marine robot featured by tv broadcast "Linea Blu"
Here some excerpts of the successful tv broadcast "Blu Line" featuring the School of Robotics'small underwater robot diving in the sea water of Ustica. Our robot is an adaptation of Boston MIT' Sea Perch, and it would be employed, like the famous one, in educational projects. (Read More)
Events, News - 26/07/2011

School of Robotics, Italian Coodinator of the Euroopean Robotics Week

School of Robotics, Italian Coodinator of the Euroopean Robotics Week
The European Robotics Week, 28th of November – 4th of December 2011, offers one week of various robotics related activities across Europe for the general public, highlighting growing importance of robotics in a wide variety of application areas. The Week aims at inspiring technology education in students of all ages to pursue careers in STEM-related fields, i.e. science, technology, engineering and math. (Read More)