SAILS Selects the Labdisc as the Ideal Platform for Inquiry-based Science Teacher Training

An engaging product for inquiry-based learning

The SAILS (Strategies for Assessing Inquiry Learning in Science) project is an international initiative aimed at developing new methods for assessing the skills of students engaged in inquiry based science activities. The project is has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Program for research technological development and demonstration. 

Labdisc brings abstract science alive in a rural South African secondary School

Measuring Boyle’s Law relationship between pressure and volume

Christopher Maxwell, STEM Product Manager at Edit Microsystems visited a rural South African school where 800 students must share a single science lab equipped with 11 computers.  The school invited Mr. Maxwell to provide 11th grade learners, struggling with complicated science concepts, with some Labdisc inspiration. Mr.