Posts tagged with “students”

littleBits Teams Up with National PTA September 19, 2018

By the time they are in elementary school, most kids have already made the decision to pursue a STEM career (or not!). From societal pressure, to lack of early exposure to STEM in school, this is the most important time to capture their interest. How can we prepare our kids to be successful in the […]

The Education System Is Locked Inside Its Own Pipeline July 3, 2018

Mizuko Ito

As a salesperson I’m familiar with a popular sales methodology called the “sales pipeline.” The sales pipeline looks like a funnel. At the top of the funnel you have your cold leads, which are earliest in the sales process. Those convert to middle-of-the-funnel opportunities that are warmer in the sales process. And finally, you have […]

Saying “Thank you!” to the teachers that changed our lives May 8, 2018

Thank you

Guest Post from Neveen Mourad, Sr. Manager of Community Programs at littleBits When I was in high school, I had a teacher who invited me to “imagine anything,” but this was pre-littleBits. He taught me to imagine anything with words. From there, I grew a confidence in myself and in my imagination that went beyond […]