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For the improvement of the learning process at the Sigulda State Gymnasium, 15 STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) educational robots have been purchased.

A spokesperson from the Sigulda Town Council noted that the robots mBot Ranger have been bought with the support of the Town Council and would add to stimulating student’s algorithmic and creative thinking.

According to the spokesperson, mBot Ranger robots can be connected to a smartphone or a laptop and to perform simple actions – move the robot in different directions, switch on its LED lights and others.

As the school continues to modernise the learning process, it plans to increase the number of robots and is considering the purchase of similar products that would allow mastering the educational content in a more creative and interesting way.

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  1. Peace and Freedom for All says:

    Is this a wise use of tax payer monies? I suggest purchasing/growing gardens of high quality organic food instead of robots. Nutrition is what grows the brain, not robots.
    A simple DHA supplement helps a young brain grow 2X-3X faster.
    Also, the frequencies/EMF used in wireless RF/Microwave devices:
    Damage DNA, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation compound through the Lorentz force. The seeds of the future, eggs and embryos are most vulnerable to radiation based DNA damage.

  2. Mort says:

    Cell phones are well known to cause Cancers and Glioblastoma (brain cancer)
    Medical X-rays are the origin of man made cancer, it was first known as X-ray dermatitis. Assistant to Thomas Edison, Clarence Madison Dally was one of the first recoded people to contract X-ray induced cancer.

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