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8BitCADE LEVEL UP SWEEPSTAKES / GIVEAWAY RULES AND REGULATIONS

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Terms in these Sweepstakes Terms and Conditions shall serve as the Official Rules for the Sweepstakes. ELIGIBILITY You must be 18 years old or over to participate and living outside of the following Restricted Countries: Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, …

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8BitCADE XL Make Video

I’m excited to announce to you that we have been hard at work recording, editing and creating a new supplement to your MAKE experience. We spent time refining the Make Guide, Visual parts list, but now we have something new.

We have created the 8BitCADE XL Make Video that will aid you in assembling your 8BitCADE XL.

You can find the video below, a complete guide from unpacking the kit, to how to build your console, step by step, to even turning on the console and playing your first game!

Next Generation Science Standards and How They Impact The Education Systems Around the World

The Next Generation Science Standards, otherwise known as NGSS, began as a draft in 2010 and is now implemented in the K-12 education system across the United States. With the goal to improve the quality of science education in mind, NGSS planned the standards as a “set of research-based, up-to-date K-12 science standards”. These standards …

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How Encouraging Youth, Teenagers, Young Adults to Explore Creativity now can Spark Success in the Future

Encouraging young adults to explore their creativity now can lead them towards success in their future careers and lives. Why is it important to encourage creative exploration at a young age? Allows personalized opportunities that students may not have in the classroom  The progression of STEM has greatly increased, however, there are still disparities and …

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Why Video Games Make Great STEM Teaching Tools

Teach STEM to Kids and Adults with a Programmable Gaming Console!  Science, technology, engineering, and math, otherwise known as STEM is an educational focus that promotes developing skills in these fields. Schools are placing more emphasis on innovative STEM teaching as they prepare students for the career paths of tomorrow.  No matter a person’s age, …

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