The Finnish Education System Secret to Success

Short interview with Professor Pasi Sahlberg LEGO Foundation During the 2018 LEGO® Idea Conference, we asked Finnish Professor of Education Policy Pasi Sahlberg why the Finnish school system is so successful and what is needed to address the global learning crisis. Check out the full interview.

2018-04-19T14:11:16-04:00By |

6 LEGO® Science Activities for Kids and Teens

For student science and STEM enthusiasts out there, we have a compilation of science-themed LEGO® activities for you this week as we continue our 60 Educational LEGO® Activities for Kids blog series. This week’s activities are for kids ranging from elementary to high school, and some of the activities for the older kids may [...]

2018-04-15T12:14:44-04:00By |


Brick Scholars recently facilitated a LEGO®️ SERIOUS PLAY®️ workshop with the Wilson Chamber of Commerce B2B group. Participants engaged in a presentation and workshop highlighting the history, science, and uses of LEGO SERIOUS PLAY in a business environment. The true learning happened when participants experienced LEGO SERIOUS PLAY. Most workshops are between 3 hours [...]

2018-04-15T11:53:36-04:00By |

6 Rainy Day LEGO Activities for Kids

April showers brings May flowers. With all of the wet weather keeping kids indoors this season, why not keep their minds engaged and growing with fun and educational LEGO® activities? Indoor play centered on creative thought and hands-on learning allows children to be imaginative in ways they couldn’t be outdoors. Turn off the TV [...]

2018-04-08T22:52:09-04:00By |

Designing a Prosthetic Arm with LEGO

This is worth the watch! This kid is amazing! So inspiring. You will not be disappointed in watching this YouTube video. LEGO aid a language of its own and this kid is fluent. Kids are changing the world. Give them the stage! www.youtube.com/watch

2018-03-26T11:06:56-04:00By |

Be Prepared for Severe Weather with Brick Scholars

The trees are budding and flowers are blooming. Days are getting longer and the sun is shining. Spring is fast approaching, and now is the time to prepare for the severe weather Spring can bring. The National Weather Service and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety have teamed up for Severe Weather Preparedness [...]

2018-03-05T14:30:29-04:00By |