littleBits Pearson Collaboration in EdWeek Market Brief

Pearson and Hands-On Science Producer LittleBits Pair Up on New Curriculum

The global education corporation Pearson is partnering with littleBits, a maker of hands-on classroom products, on a science curriculum for students in elementary and middle schools.
LittleBits, founded in 2011 and based in New York City, sells electronic-focused kits for children. The kits are made of color-coded, magnetic building blocks that company officials say give students the ability to “invent anything” from alarms to robots to digital instruments.
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