Aaron Maurer

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Aaron Maurer, also known as “Coffeechug” is the STEM lead for 21 school districts in Iowa helping to expand STEM, Computer Science, Makerspace, and Purposeful Play into classrooms K-12. Aaron is also a former FIRST LEGO League coach for 8 years with much success working with phenomenal kids.

He has a Master Educator License with endorsements in 5-12 Psychology – 163; 5-12 World History – 166; 5-12 American History – 158; 5-12 Computer Science – 278; PK-12 Talented and Gifted – 107; 5-8 Middle School Generalist – 182; and K-8 Computer Science – 277.

Currently, Aaron is a member of ISTE Making It Happen Award; Lego Education Ambassador and Master Educator; PBS Digital Innovator and All-Star; PITSCO Tag Committee; Microsoft Innovator Educator Expert; Microsoft Innovative Educator Fellow; Global Learning Mentor (formerly Skype Master Teacher); Minecraft Global Mentor; and Makey Makey Ambassador.

Finally, Aaron was a finalist for the Iowa Teacher of the Year in 2014.

Books from Aaron Maurer

  1. Smart Robotics with LEGO MINDSTORMS Robot Inventor
    Discover how to use the LEGO MINDSTORMS Inventor kit and boost your confidence in robotics
  2. Design Innovative Robots with LEGO SPIKE Prime
    Discover how to use the LEGO SPIKE Prime kit and boost your confidence in robotics, coding, and engineering