pi-top’s Chief Education and Product Officer, Graham Brown-Martin opens his desk drawer. Inside sits an early pi-top  prototype. It looks like a small, bright green iPad, with an exposed Raspberry Pi protruding somewhat obtrusively from its back. Already on the desk is the final production version of pi-top , by contrast looking every inch […]
We love it when people hack and mod pi-tops in ways we hadn’t even thought about, and this one is a beauty!
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, of hardware, it’s now much more possible.
As a piece of publicity, you’ve got to admire it. Sell a painting for £1m and as the auctioneer’s gavel hits the mahogany woodwork of Sotheby’s, half shred it before the world’s media.
All Saints’ Episcopal School is a leading college preparatory day school in Fort Worth, Texas. The school emphasizes leadership, academic rigour, and artistic exposure. Its aim is to provide an engaging and transformational educational experience with inspiring teachers, coaches, and mentors, in a challenging and nurturing learning environment. A group of educators from the school, […]
In our first ‘15 cool projects you can make with your pi-top‘ blog post, we gave you a list of some of our favourite pi-top projects. However, after starting to put together the list, we realised that we like way more than 15, so here’s part two! 1. Traffic lights View this post on Instagram […]
At pi-top, we believe that learning occurs best when learners work on projects that matter to them, collaborate with their peers, and take their creative skills beyond the screen. For this reason, we have decided to put together a list of some cool projects to showcase what our amazing community has been up to, and […]
The educational technology (‘EdTech’) sector is booming (some might even say overheating). Startups, as well as major global giants, now offer teachers and schools hundreds of products, projects and hardware like never before. Which is why, in many ways, it’s never been more difficult or confusing for school administrators and teachers when it comes to […]
Back in July, we announced that we were going to give away as a competition prize a limited edition clear case pi-top to one lucky winner. Finally, the wait is over and we’re announcing the winner! Before we do that, we want to say a big thank you to everyone who participated in our competition 🙂 […]
Sam Page is the Head of Computer Science at Westminster School (London, UK)