Propeller Guards: Safety Meets Creativity

In the ever-evolving world of educational technology, the latest game-changer has arrived: the Autonomous Drone Kit – Level II from DroneBlocks. This cutting-edge kit introduces the next generation of classroom-friendly micro-drones, the Crazyflies, poised to replace the once-popular DJI Tello in the realm of STEM education. With an emphasis on programmable drones kits specifically designed […]

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Empower Your Drone Racing Program: Build Your Own Gates and Obstacles

Drone racing is rapidly becoming one of the most engaging and educational activities in schools, thanks to innovative programs like the DroneBlocks FPV Drone Racing Kit. However, setting up a drone racing course can seem daunting or potentially expensive with the prospect of purchasing pre-made obstacles and gates. Fear not, as we’re here to guide […]

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Create an AI ChatAssistant for your databot 2.0

Curriculum specialist Pat Ryan is at it again, adding an exciting AI Bonus Lesson to one of the most engaging courses in the DroneBlocks catalog. Pat Ryan’s Machine Learning with Databot 2.0 course takes educators and students on a deep dive into the world of Machine Learning and Data Collection by utilizing the cutting-edge Databot […]

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Understanding FCC Part 15 Regulations for FPV Drones

For enthusiasts and professionals alike, the world of First Person View (FPV) drones offers an exhilarating experience, bridging the gap between high-flying adventures and cutting-edge technology. However, navigating the legal airspace of FPV drone operation involves more than understanding aerodynamics and mastering flight controls. A key aspect of responsible drone operation lies in compliance with […]

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Light Up The Sky with DroneBlocks’ Drone Light Show Kit

DroneBlocks’ latest offering has been creating buzz and lighting up night skies all year long. And no, we aren’t talking about UFOs, and no, not fireworks either. DroneBlocks’ Drone Light Show Kits have been flying off shelves and into choreographed aerial routines across the country. DroneBlocks has partnered with LiteBee to custom-tailor a starter drone […]

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DroneBlocks Introduces the Crazyflie Python Course

Unleash your new Crazyflie and hit the skies Coding! So you’ve received your new Autonomous Drone Kit – Level II containing the Crazyflie micro-drone – the newest addition to the DroneBlocks classroom-friendly drone fleet. Next, you’ve reviewed the basics of unboxing and prepared your drones for flight in the Building Flying & Coding Course…and now, […]

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Drone Light Show Magic Trick

In case you missed it! In this awe-inspiring segment from our December DroneBlocks webinar, we unveil a mesmerizing drone light show magic trick that lights up the night sky. Watch as drones, orchestrated with precision and creativity, paint the heavens with a symphony of colors and patterns, showcasing the incredible potential of drone technology. […]

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Coding the Skies: Bitcraze and DroneBlocks Introduce Next-Gen STEM Drones for Students

DroneBlocks to introduce a research-grade drone tailored specifically for K-12 education. This aims to fill the void left by the now-discontinued DJI Tello Drone. […]

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Educator Spotlight, Ed Moloney, Northport High School in NY

DroneBlocks visited Northport High School for their annual STEM Day, where robots were tinkering, creativity was buzzing and Drones were flying! Elementary students were encouraged to engage with dozens of STEM activities to spur their interest and explore their curiosities. The fair was led by Technology and Engineering teachers from the district, with help from […]

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Villanova Computer Science Students Take Control

Building a remote controller for the Tello Drone The last time we spoke with Jim Solderitsch, DroneBlocks had donated 10 Tello Drones to support his Computer Science curriculum in his role as an adjunct professor at Villanova University. Jim’s course was titled Special Topics in the Internet of things and Security which cast a broad […]

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