Welcome to the educator's section of Adafruit! Adafruit works with schools around the world, hackerspaces makerspaces and more to help make the world a better place through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Mathematics.


Adafruit offers volume discounts and special offers to educators purchasing Adafruit and Arduino products. Please contact [email protected] if you're an educator and plan to place a large order for your students/workshops. The discount can be up to an additional 10% off plus quantity discounts depending on the purchase! Email us, we have team dedicated to working with you!

We work with universities, book stores, we accept purchase orders and for large orders we can also create custom packs depending on your needs. We offer quantity discounts as well as specific discounts for educators. Please contact us to learn about our special packs, discounts and more for workshops, classes and students!

Take a look at some of the great projects some of our fantastic educational customers have created:


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Boards for Beginners! micro:bit and Circuit Playground

Starting at square one? We recommend checking out micro:bit.

micro:bit - New to the USA is the newest and easiest way to learn programming and electronics - the BBC micro:bit . Designed specifically for kids and beginners, the micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer that you can code, customize and control to bring your digital ideas, games and apps to life.

Ready to take it to the next level? Practice programming with Circuit Playground.

Circuit Playground - Would you like to learn electronics, with an all-in-one board that has sensors and LEDs built in? Circuit Playground is here - and it's the best way to practice programming on real hardware with no soldering or sewing required!

Adafruit also offers custom packs for educators, tailored to the specific needs of your class.

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Adafruit Learning System

This is our learning system that has quickly become one of the best learning systems for teaching electronics in the world! With over 600 quality guides and growing, you have plenty of good material to help you plan your next class or workshop curriculum.

Adafruit's "For Educators" forum

Adafruit has a special forum where educators can post questions, share information or get help with teaching electronics using Adafruit products. Our dedicated support team will help any educator that needs assistance with our products, around the clock, 24/7 - 365!

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