Orbotix Launches Education Effort

Boulder-based robot developer Orbotix said Thursday that it is launching a brand new, educational effort called SPRK. According to Orbotix, its new program will offer up lessons to help inspire "inventors and innovators" using the company's Sphero robotic ball. The company explained that its new SPRK program will offer up lessons to teach kids concepts in programming, robotics, and math. Orbotix also said it will be offering discounts to educators via its new program.