Discovery Education Launches New Partnership Supporting STEM in India
Silver Spring, MD (September 3, 2019)–Discovery Education, the leader in standards-aligned digital curriculum resources, engaging content, and professional learning for K-12 classrooms worldwide, today announced a new agreement with the India-based education technology company STEMROBO Technologies supporting STEM education across South Asia. Through this new agreement, the STEMROBO team is now empowered to sell Discovery Education’s award-winning STEM Connect and Coding services to public and private schools throughout India.
Built to bring STEM to life and enhance core curriculum, Discovery Education’s STEM Connect helps students develop the creative, critical thinking, communication, and collaboration skills they need for success beyond graduation. Featuring flexible, modular learning units, STEM Connect provides students an easy-to-follow educational experience through high-quality interdisciplinary resources that can be used in a wide variety of classrooms and across all subjects.
Discovery Education Coding, which is currently available in the United Kingdom, helps students take coding from concept to reality. Featuring step-by-step lessons that guide teachers and pupils through a thoughtfully graduated sequence of lessons that teach students the basics of block coding, HTML, and Python. In addition, Discovery Education Coding’s explanatory videos help make complex concepts simple and provide visual illustrations and examples of what pupils need to achieve in each lesson.
“Discovery Education is excited to join STEMROBO in bringing the highest-quality digital STEM and Coding resources to Indian educators and students,” said Will Lock, President of Discovery Education International. “Together, we are able to address educators in approximately 1.4 million schools serving India’s more than 250 million students and help them in creating the dynamic digital learning environments we know will support India’s continued economic growth.”
STEMROBO is an Indian EdTech company that seeks to make learning fun for all students. STEMROBO’s products and services enable students to learn and experiment in STEM and robotics and grow the skills that will propel students to future success.
“STEMROBO and Discovery Education are completely aligned in our vision to help all Indian students grow from consumers, to innovators, and finally to creators,” said Anurag Gupta, Founder of STEMROBO Technologies. “We at STEMROBO look forward to a productive partnership that ultimately benefits the teachers and students of India.”
To learn more about STEMROBO Technologies, visit www.STEMROBO.com. For more information about Discovery Education’s digital resources and professional learning services, visit www.discoveryeducation.com, and stay connected with Discovery Education on social media through Facebook, follow us on Twitter at @DiscoveryEd, or find us on Instagram and Pinterest.