Start a Project

If you're eager to start building and learn as you go then this will help you find the best resources to hit the ground running.

Resources

Teaching an electronics class? Just eager to learn? We've got you covered with a variety of educational resources.

Tutorials

We've got a growing collection of tutorials covering everything from Arduino to Voltage Dividers.

Workshops

We teach professional development workshops for educators all over the country.


New Tutorials

New!

Simblee LilyPad Hookup Guide

February 4, 2016

The Simblee LilyPad lets you easily integrate Bluetooth Low Energy and mobile apps into your e-textiles projects.
New!

Simblee Breakout Board Hookup Guide

February 4, 2016

This guide will help you understand your SparkFun Simblee Breakout Board.

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Upcoming Classes

February 10, 2016

Valentine Paper Circuits

Learn how to make your own light up Valentine cards by using copper tape, a battery and LEDs! We’ll start by learning some s…

July 11, 2016

Microcontrollers for Educators

Connecting the STEM Dots: Microprocessors and Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Classroom. Colorado State University Dep…

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Teaching 21st Century Skills

SparkFun's Department of Education uses electronics as a creative medium and hands-on learning tool, with products and curriculum designed to develop foundational skills for students to explore the world of electronics, increase investment and ownership in education, and plant the seeds of inventorship in today's youth.

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