Unruly Splats, STEM Learning Tool, Launches Statewide Partnership with Wisconsin

prweb | December 17, 2019

Unruly Studios, a Boston-based EdTech company, today announced a partnership with Wisconsin’s statewide educational purchasing agency (CESA Purchasing) to provide K-12 schools, districts, and libraries in the state with the Unruly Splats STEM learning tool. This partnership will bring the new active play and coding technology to public, private, and charter schools across the state, contributing to the state’s goal to promote STEM and coding technology in schools. Unruly Splats are programmable devices that light up, make sounds, and sense when they’re stomped on. Students program Splats to create active games using the Unruly block coding app on a tablet or Chromebook, and then play them with their classmates.

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A Learning Management System (LMS) proves very useful in administering and managing training programs effectively. Like any other technology, LMSs too have evolved over time, to meet the growing needs of learners and organizations.They now offer customized reports, multilingual support, and other options that make training administration easy. They are becoming more user-centric with personalized dashboards, intuitive navigation, and collaborative features. This infographic shares the features of new age LMSs.

Spotlight

A Learning Management System (LMS) proves very useful in administering and managing training programs effectively. Like any other technology, LMSs too have evolved over time, to meet the growing needs of learners and organizations.They now offer customized reports, multilingual support, and other options that make training administration easy. They are becoming more user-centric with personalized dashboards, intuitive navigation, and collaborative features. This infographic shares the features of new age LMSs.

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