Teachers today are facing a difficult problem with far-reaching consequences for all levels of education.

One of the world’s most required skillsets is not only difficult to teach but also conceptually difficult and hard to develop a passion for. With FELTRONICS, electronics theory and design can be presented to any age through hands-on experimentation that rewards with instant feedback at students build a completed circuit.

In this Skookum Tech Talk, Quincy Acklen & Ben Gatti explained how it takes less than a dozen components and only 5-10 minutes to assemble a basic radio transmitter.

This same project won Hackerspace Charlotte the Element 14 Great Global Hackerspace Challenge at the 2011 MakerFaire in San Francisco.

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