Sphero: SPRK Edition is Teaching Kids of All Ages to Code

 - Aug 9, 2017
References: sphero & mashable
The Sphero: SPRK Edition is the newest iteration of the connected toy company's popular programmable ball that's inspiring kids of all ages to get creative.

The Sphero is a simple-to-use ball that's infused with the latest technology to provide children with a more approachable and accessible learning resource. The app-enabled toy can be programmed to roll, jump, flip, spin or change color. The SPRK app features a code viewer, allowing kids to achieve an immersive yet simplified introduction into the world of coding and STEM research. The new app is designed to be used by kids of all ages, aiding the toy in its pursuit to inspire a wider demographic of youth.

These connected toys aim to inspire a younger generation to pursue careers in STEM fields through a method that's both fun and educational.