Piper, Inc., an award-winning edtech start-up providing best in class STEAM education opportunities was founded in 2014. From its San Francisco, CA headquarters, Piper creates compelling STEAM learning experiences for both individual learners (8 yrs.+) and for schools. Through student-centered, hands-on STEAM education experiences that reflect the most current pedagogy, Piper supports educators, students and classrooms. Piper supports educators with standards-aligned curricula and professional development to ensure successful implementations and maximum STEAM learning. Piper builds confidence in STEAM through project-based learning, spreads digital fluency to students and learners of all backgrounds and inspires the inventors of tomorrow. The Piper Computer Kit is a hands-on STEAM learning experience which allows students to learn computer science, electronics, and coding while building and using a fully functioning computer. Assemble the computer's hardware using the Piper Computer Kit's engineering blueprint, then learn STEAM concepts in Piper's custom-built software.