Portsmouth, NH, October 22, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- ChartaCloud Technologies ("ChartaCloud") today announced that it has been invited by New Heights to participate in their annual Barn Raiser on Saturday, October 24, 2015 to raise awareness and funds for New Heights programs and showcase the NAO humanoid robot designed for STEM education.
The NAO humanoid robot platform was designed and developed by Aldebaran Robotics. ChartaCloud works with schools, universities, and research institutions in New Hampshire to deliver the robot and robotic based curricula for educational use. ChartaCloud provides a fully designed curricula for K-4 education, middle school, and high school STEM programs. Using the NAO robot, students can learn and experiment with an extensive array of programming and learning tools in a fun and practical way while engaging them with the possibilities and potential of technology and scientific careers. New Heights provides experiential learning programs for youth in 5th through 12th grade and is seeking to incorporate the NAO robot as a learning experience in its leading-edge STEM programs for New Hampshire youth.
"We are pleased and excited to be working with New Heights to introduce a state-of-the-art approach to the learning of sciences and robotics. New Heights has already made incredible strides in creating exciting STEM programs that attract youth to robotics and computer programming and we are happy to bring NAO into their learning roadmap," said Lauryn Schimmel, managing director, ChartaCloud. "NAO is proven to be a highly effective and engaging tool for students to use to learn the fundamental concepts of computer programming and engineering. We are excited to see where the creativity and innovation of New Heights' students take it!"
"When we were first introduced to NAO we realized immediately the possibilities that this platform brings to New Heights. We are excited to showcase the NAO robot at the upcoming Barn Raiser to raise awareness about the powerful impact we can have by making this tool available to students in our programs," said Janice Hastings, development director for New Heights.
"New Heights focuses on the development and leadership of exciting, high quality programs designed to unleash a student's potential and open young minds to new possibilities," Hastings added.
ChartaCloud also stated that in advance of the Barn Raiser event, staff from ChartaCloud Technologies worked closely with the New Heights robotics team to custom-develop robotic applications that will be demonstrated live at the fundraising event.
Specializing in process automation designed to deliver organizational efficiency, operational effectiveness, competiveness, responsiveness and profitability, ChartaCloud offers full-service solutions to help businesses overcome the challenges of paper, people, and workflow in the age of digitally driven mobility. These solutions enable large or small businesses to seamlessly connect existing paper documents with digital technologies to drive workflows and task management and maximize profits and sustainability. Learn more at www.chartacloud.com.