Maker Faire Bay Area 2013
|Day||Start Time||End Time||Locations||Video Coverage|
|Saturday||6:00 PM||6:30 PM|
Sharon will share her background in robotics education and then explain how to teach and learn robotics with the Thymio Robot. This will be valuable for both educators and kids who are eager to get started.
Sharon Marzouk is the founder of Techykids.com, and an avid robotics educator in the Silicon Valley, with years of experience teaching kids of all ages. Currently, Sharon is also the Instructional Technology Coordinator for Woodland School with a passion for design thinking. She has led many robotics programs for kids, from Wizbots to being a mentor at Hack the Future. She partnered with Willow Garage to develop and lead the interactive PR2 robot program at The Tech. She plans to continue growing TechyKids.com to encourage robotics education and provide resources, products and educational material to kids and parents. Sharon has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University, and tinkers in art, photography, traveling, entrepreneurship, and creating just about anything.