Program the Shield-Bot for Arduino from a Chromebook! Parallax, NICERC, and Codebender partner to give you FREE access. -
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 10:36 am

The Parallax Shield-Bot is the most popular Arduino educational robot and edu.Codebender (owned by Codeanywhere) is the best cloud programming environment for...

Celebrating the Life of Parallax's Chuck Gracey -
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 11:52 am

We at Parallax are saddened by the recent passing of Chuck Gracey. Mr. Gracey was the father of Parallax founder Chip Gracey and Parallax CEO Ken Gracey. Chuck was a kind, optimistic, and generous spirit. He visited the office frequently, served on our board, and was a dear friend to all of us...

USA Science and Engineering Festival 2018 - The process of discovery is of huge value to our students! -
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 11:50 am

Parallax has run workshops at the USA Science and Engineering Festival (USASEF) for eight years now. This bi-annual event provides the perfect benchmark to compare progressin STEM education and students over a time continuum.

This time, most of our Parallax team was busy running the...

Celebrate National Robotics Week with 5 Robot Challenges! -
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 11:28 am

National Robotics Week 2018

Although every week is robotics week here at Parallax, we are ready to celebrate National Robotics Week with our community by sending out a little challenge for the week of April 7th -...

Learn how we support our K-12 schools with STEM Robotics Education -
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 4:45 pm

We understand that there are a LOT of considerations when evaluating and purchasing STEM educational products - and one of the most important is how the company supports the school and...