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There is an educational version. It is set number 9797. The NXT 2.0 set is set 8547. Both come with: 1 - NXT brick 3 - Motors 1 - Ultrasonic range sensor 2 - Touch sensors 1 - 20 cm cable 4 - 35 cm cable 2 - 50 cm cable The NXT 2.0 has some things the education set does not: 1 - color sensor 1 - Test Mat Software (The education software is sold ...
As far as I'm aware, there's no NXT education version other than WeDo and ED-E...the Humanoid Robot Starter Pack. I would get in contact with your schools administration to see if they already have a LEGO education program. There are 140 Lego Educations centres across the world that offer after school programs.
All of the commands for controlling the robot are documented on Lego's website here: http://mindstorms.lego.com/en-us/support/files/default.aspx You can write your own custom remote control software in most programming languages, but this is generally difficult on a Mac. Windows and Linux computers are easier to program for, Windows being the easiest. This ...
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