My goal for this unit was to show students how timbers could be manipulated into curved shapes and how that might be used in everyday society.Read More
Co-teacher Lauren Hortie manages a 96% success rate among the at-risk students in her high school.Read More
Robbie O’Brien demo’s the Roarockit TUG vacuum laminating kit!Read More
Jamie has reconfigured his life to follow his passions and is designing and making skateboards under his own Pacific Stoke Boards brand.Read More
Crawl out of that box and give them real world skills to be proud of and carry on to adulthood!
Home-school mom Debbie Gillespie encourages other educators to get creative!
Students who were failing with traditional school programs are now doing well at this TDSB alternative school. (Daily Vice video)Read More
Through snowboards, standup-paddle boards and skateboards, CHILL engages youth in Toronto.Read More
STOKED helps build community, build friendships, build strength and have fun. Stoked has just expanded from NYC and LA to now Chicago!Read More
Making Powdersurfs in Russia!Read More
Oasis Skateboard factory is an alternative school in Toronto that uses Roarockit technology to build boards in the classroom. Does this school prepare students for the real world?Read More
Graduation time for the Oasis Skateboard Factory (coolest school in the TDSB)Read More
"I have never, in my entire career, had 100% engagement 100% of the time until now. Simply doing something that the students are truly interested in and is real/relevant to them shows them that they are valued in the classroom. I want them to be active participants in their learning rather than merely recipients of facts. "Read More
"I had a Roarockit vacuum bag for veneering various drawer fronts on my furniture and noticed that the box mentioned skateboard building. I looked up your website, which is a wealth of knowledge, and purchased a 20x70 bag and 3 sets of veneer"Read More
These shells are made with skateboard veneer!Read More
A rainbow of 40 multi-colored maple sheetsRead More
They're "travel-size" boards!! "Ride 'em and Hide 'em" is our motto. Wittleboardz will get you where you're going & when u get there, slide them in your backpack & zip it up as if they were never there!Read More
"In my programs, we don’t do math and science just for “practice” – we actually use it to create our boards." says Beau Trifiro of his STEM/STEAM programs.Read More
"With this latest board he went above and beyond... a beautiful piece of art. I told him when he showed me the finished product that I almost didn't want to ride it because it was so beautiful."Read More
"So far I believe that we have built over 240 longboards, and we have a 100% satisfaction rate."
Says Mike O'Brien of his program at Strathcona-Tweedsmuir SchoolRead More
Sarah and Nico of Roarockit.eu were interviewed while leading a build session at the Urban Cultural Week in Bruge, FranceRead More