The Finch is a robot for computer science education. Its design is the result of a four year study at Carnegie Mellon's CREATE lab.The Finch is designed to support an engaging introduction to the art of programming. It has support for over a dozen programming languages and environments, including several environments appropriate for students as young as eight years old.The Finch is designed to allow students to write richly interactive programs. On-board features include:
The Finch is manufactured under license from Carnegie Mellon University.