About Mechanical Kits Ltd.
We are the originator and the supplier of kits for the National Fluid Power Association’s Fluid Power Challenge and the Canadian National Fluid Power Challenge. Mechanical Kits Ltd. supports the work of the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation by donating a royalty for every NFPA Challenge Event and NFPA Classroom kit sold.
We are also working with the Boy Scouts of America STEM project and have developed kits and curriculum activities for the initiative. Mechanical Kits Ltd. is also providing activities, support materials and kits for a proposed Hydraulics & Pneumatics Merit Badge. The Experimental Program provided an overwhelming “YES!” and the submission is now underway and may lead to the proposal being accepted in 2017.
About Stephen Rogers
Stephen Rogers, M.Ed., has taught for 15 years in all levels of school and 3 years in University. During this time he also worked with LEGO in Denmark developing curriculum for their Technic line and later as a Senior Curriculum Officer for the UK government. He emigrated to North America in 1990 and began a business supporting the development of STEM education