Press ReleaseAmanda Vaden
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BOULDER, Colo., January 28, 2020 ‒ Sphero, the industry leader in EdTech robotics and STEAM-based learning, announced today the release of the littleBits Educator Starter Kit – an open-and-go introductory kit designed for any educators of ages eight and up looking for a flexible, yet powerful STEAM solution. With the littleBits Educator Starter Kit, Sphero is offering educators the tools and support they need to confidently secure buy-in for their whole classroom, school or district.

The littleBits Educator Starter Kit includes a sample of Bits and materials to make a handful of easy-to-build inventions and test out sample lessons with a small group of students. Plus, the littleBits Educator Starter Kit includes the right educational support material to ensure teachers experience the “aha” moment with littleBits right out of the box. The kit allows teachers and students to quickly dive into a lesson and walk away feeling inspired and energized by their creations.

Teachers will be supported with curriculum guides, professional development videos and funding resources on littleBits Classroom, the free content library that empowers teachers to deliver engaging learning experiences with littleBits. More importantly, educators will have access to tips, facts and strategies to effectively secure STEAM resources for their classroom. With more than 70 Bits, 250 lessons and 5,000 inventions available, Sphero and littleBits make turning ideas into inventions a snap.

The littleBits Educator Starter Kit will be available for purchase on and Amazon beginning January 28, 2020 for the low-cost price point of $64.99, making it easy for teachers to try before they buy. To learn more, visit

Sphero has been inspiring the creators of tomorrow through creative learning and play since 2010. Based in Boulder, CO, Sphero has become the #1 STEAM-based learning solutions company, loved by millions of parents, kids and educators worldwide. In August 2019, Sphero acquired littleBits to become the EdTech market leader and accelerate play-based learning across the globe. With millions of units sold in more than 70 countries, a presence in 40,000+ learning institutions, and frequent new offerings and innovations that help kids start, grow and graduate, our products truly go #BeyondCode. Learn more at and

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