Code 4 Africa - My experience teaching Computer Science in Zimbabwe

Student Michael Tennant recently returned to Zimbabwe, a country he last saw when he was two years old, to help teach computer science. Here, in his own words, is what he got ...
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To infinity and beyond! Exploring space with Raspberry Pi

A few decades ago, students conducting space-based science projects sounded like something from the realms of science fiction. But with the falling cost, not to mention size, ...
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Q&A with Mike Roberts, Senior Software Engineer at pi-top

Mike Roberts is a Senior Software Engineer here at pi-top. Mike joined the team in the company's early days, over three years ago. In honour of Programmer's Day, celebrated on ...
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Meetups & Making with pi-top - EdTech Austin

When it comes to any revolution, pi-top believes in backing up the talk with action - or, in this case, by making! We partnered with EdTech Austin, a local volunteer-led and ...
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Case study: Kennedy High School

“Let them try the technology and see what they can do with it” says Dr LaRue Moore of the IT Academy at Kennedy High School in Richmond, California, “because they need to feel ...
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Hot stuff! pi-top helps schools compete in the heat of the Solar Car Challenge

Vehicles from 30 US high schools arrived in Texas to take part in the 25th Solar Car Challenge race in the summer of 2018, each hoping to cover 1,300 miles from Fort Worth, ...
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The British Computer Society's School Challenge 2018

Since 2013 the BCS’ Bedford branch have been running a coding competition for UK schools at Cranfield University to cultivate young computing leaders, and this year, some of ...
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Case study: Corbridge Middle School

Three Words to Describe pi-tops? “They. Are. Amazing.” Dean Johnston is the Deputy Headteacher at Corbridge Middle School in Corbridge, north-east England. Corbridge is a ...
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How to create your own quick reaction game

Here at pi-top we love using Scratch with our physical computing projects so we decided it would be a good idea to share with you one of our favourite projects in honour of ...
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