Unlock the power of programming
Sphero Edu is partnering with CodeFWD by Facebook, a free program for teachers and other adults working with 4th through 8th graders in the U.S. to inspire interest in the field of computer programming. For more information about CodeFWD click HERE.
Together, Sphero Edu and CodeFWD are working to expand participation of underrepresented minority students in programming, including Black, Latino/Hispanic, Native American, and female communities. By partnering with Sphero Edu, CodeFWD can help expand access and participation so that the next generation of tech innovators better reflects and incorporates diversity.
Sphero Edu and CodeFWD are offering a free Sphero BOLT Power Pack (a classroom set of 15 BOLT app-enabled robots valued at $2499) for a select number of accepted applicants through the CodeFWD program. Learn more by visiting the CodeFWD website.
HOW TO GET INVOLVED
Complete a few simple steps and then apply for a FREE BOLT Power Pack to get your students coding.
1. Visit techprep.fb.com/codefwd to learn about the program.
2. Participate in the CodeFWD program.
3. Apply for your Sphero BOLT Power Pack.
4. If accepted, join Sphero Edu to receive your Power Pack.
5. Get started with your students!
6. Complete 3 CodeFWD by Facebook Activities to earn challenge cards for your students.
Start now by visiting CodeFWD by Facebook.
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More about Sphero Edu
Sphero Edu uses app-enabled robots to foster creativity through discovery and play, all while laying the foundation for computer science. Our program goes beyond code with collaborative STEAM activities, nurturing students’ imaginations in ways no other education program can. Cross-platform apps are approachable for all skill levels, allowing us to reach as many minds as possible.
More about Sphero BOLT
If you’re selected to receive a free classroom set of Sphero BOLT robots, you’ll be eligible for an additional prize for your class.
Complete the outlined activities in the Sphero Edu app to receive free CodeFWD exclusive classroom Activity Cards just for participating. These fun, standards-aligned activities will help you and your class get familiar with Sphero BOLT robots and open the door to endless creative possibilities.