One of the leading companies in K–12 classroom robotics and consumer toy, Sphero will develop robust products, content and curricula to help teachers bring these tools into their classes.

Sphero Acquires LittleBits to Implement Robotics in K-12 Classrooms

Sphero has announced the acquisition of LittleBits- inventor of the electronic building blocks for science, technology, engineering, art and math learning. The US-based robotics company is known for the breakout Star Wars: The Force Awakens toy, a remote control BB-8. The deal will bring both the companies’ hardware, software, curricula and training programs — used by nearly 6 million students and 65,000 teachers worldwide —under one roof.