Educational Robots for Absolute Beginners (LEGO NXT Edition)


This is a self-paced course. It was specifically designed for K-12 teachers, but is free and open to anyone who is interested in learning about LEGO NXT robotics thanks to a generous grant fromĀ  Google CS4HS

New Users: Click on the "Get Started" button on the right

Users Who Have Already Begun the Course: Click on the "Login" link on the top right of the page.

Want to learn about the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robots?: Take our EV3 Robots course instead.

Course Description:
Got a LEGO NXT robot kit but don't know where to begin? Come learn the basics of LEGO NXT Robot Programming and discover a new way to bring math, science, and computer science content to your students both in and out of the classroom. By the end of this class, you (YES YOU!) will have built your own robot and programmed it to dance around the room.

Jennifer S. Kay
Rowan University Laboratory for Educational Robotics

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