CS2N Offers Free Resources for Robotics Merit Badge and Computer Programming
Boy Scout Resources!
CS2N offers free training and resources specifically for Boy Scouts earning the Boy Scout Robotics Merit Badge. Scouts can download a 60 day copy of the Robot Virtual World Software, plenty of time to complete the Robotics Merit Badge. There is a CS2N Course specifically designed for scouts and scout leaders to help boys earn the badge.
CS2N has lots of other activities that scouts can use to earn other Merit Badges and activities! The links below will describe the activity and take you to the training material and software where Boy Scouts can learn how to:
- Tell Stories Using Animations
- Program Robots
- Prepare for Robotics Competitions
- Build Web Pages
- Design Games
- And Participate in Competitions
Boy Scout Leaders and Merit Badge Counselors
CS2N is eager to support you as a merit badge counselor. Merit Badge Counselor classes are offered on a need basis. Classes will be held using WebEx distance learning technology. If you are interested in participating in a class please select the feedback tab at the left and send us a note.
CS2N resources are also designed to support the emerging Computer Science Programming Merit Badge. Starting in October you will be able to use the CS2N infrastructure to develop your own themed StoryTelling and Animation or Web Development activities. To learn more, go to the custom competitions page. > http://www.cs2n.org/partners/boy-scouts/