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Laser cutter

Laser cutter
Check out the new addition to our office: a laser cutter that can cut patterns through wood, plastic, fabric and more. We plan to use this tool ext...

STEM++ Curriculum

STEM++ Curriculum
At Thorro Learning, we have defined a path-breaking new curriculum called STEM++. Why a new one when there are so many STEM-based curricula out th...

Essential Life Skills

Essential Life Skills
At Thorro Learning, we have been thinking about what are the essential life skills that children should develop from their early years to be succes...

Challenges in our Education System

Challenges in our Education System
We interview parents on some of the challenges in our education system. These parents are also executives, professionals and entrepreneurs. They gi...

Grand Opening

Grand Opening
We had a Grand Opening last weekend and here are some pics! Metuchen Mayor Jonathan Busch joined us along with members from the Metuchen Chamber of...

Laser Cutter vs CNC Router vs 3D Printer vs Injection Molding

Laser Cutter vs CNC Router vs 3D Printer vs Injection Molding
We compare different techniques to manufacture our gears. We compare laser cutting, CNC routing, 3D printing, and also other mainstream methods.  ...

Materials Selection for a Laser Cutter

Materials Selection for a Laser Cutter
This is part 2 of our series on materials selection. In this Q&A session, we'll outline how we cut different materials using our laser, and how...

How to Keep Learning and Learn Quickly

How to Keep Learning and Learn Quickly
One of the main aspects of what we do at Thorro Learning is learning to learn. In an interview with our founder Dr. Murali, we take a deep dive int...

Materials Selection in Product Design

Materials Selection in Product Design
Here's a glimpse on how we chose the material to make a gear for one of our kits. So what are some of the attributes to consider when choosing a m...

Behind the Scenes at Thorro Learning

Behind the Scenes at Thorro Learning
We give you a sneak peek at how we prototype our kits.There are 3 principles behind each of our kits. Each kit should:  Should let you tackle in...

Calculus

Calculus
I’ve always been a fan of calculus. It is impressive how this field of math has been used in everything from electromagnetism to economics....

Learning Calculus

Learning Calculus
In STEM++, we are trying to make learning fundamental concepts more fun. One of our recent efforts involved how to convey the power of Calculus i...