Getting future ready: Introducing robotics to school students

By |May 31st, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Robotics as a career choice is gaining popularity among the current generation of students. Robots are machines that can either independently or on command carry out a series of operations and functions. Robotics is as a branch of engineering involves the design, construction and operation of robots. From moving goods around on a production [...]

VIDEO: Wynberg Girls’ Junior School adds coding, robotics as subjects

By |May 31st, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Rania Farik, Kay-Leagh Williams and Tamsin Daniels with their new learning tools at Wynberg Girls’ Junior School. SISONKE MLAMLACape Town - Wynberg Girls’ Junior School (WGJS) has introduced new subjects to its pupils, including coding and robotics, to prepare them for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The school also launched a new specialised Linguistic Zone [...]

Central Montcalm school board hears from Robotics Club

By |May 30th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] STANTON — Members of the Central Montcalm High School Robotics Club gave their school board members a sampling of what they do during last Monday evening’s school board meeting. The members, along with adviser Mike Johnson, brought in items used in the teams’ robotics competitions, and demonstrated how the robotic chassis piece is able [...]

After School Robotics Program in ASD Setting New Trend and Possibly Improving School Day Academic Performance | News

By |May 29th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] It just wasn’t starting out too well for Kaiser Lee.He was, by choice, at school on a Saturday morning preparing for a robot Olympics. But his robot was not working properly.He was frustrated. Everything had been fine on Thursday when the fifth grade student at Mt. View Elementary had tested the robot’s programming. But [...]

Carnegie Mellon, U of Pittsburgh School of Medicine receive DoD contracts to create trauma care system

By |May 29th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded four-year contracts to Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine to develop an autonomous trauma care system that can treat and stabilize soldiers injured in remote locations. Approximately $3.5 million will go to Carnegie Mellon, while the University of Pittsburgh contract is for [...]

St. Mary’s School Will Use DCF Grant For Science Stuff, Robots

By |May 23rd, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 10:51am By Mike Perleberg @mikedup84 The $2,800 grant from the Dearborn Community Foundation will provide new science equipment for the school in Aurora. Aurora mayor Donnie Hastings Jr. and city manager Guinevere Emery with St. Mary's School students. Photo provided. (Aurora, Ind.) – St. Mary’s School in [...]

VEX Robotics World Championship Announce its Elementary and Middle School Winners

By |May 22nd, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, The Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation recognized the VEX IQ Challenge (VIQC) Elementary & Middle School World Champions at the VEX Robotics World Championship 2019. Teams from Indiana, Canada, and China engaged in series of robotic engineering challenges over the last four days to ultimately be crowned world champions. Students [...]

Norfolk high school students win chance to take part in international robotics festival | Cromer, Sheringham and North Walsham News

By |May 21st, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] PUBLISHED: 15:12 20 May 2019 | UPDATED: 15:22 20 May 2019 Jessica Frank-Keyes Three Alderman Peel High School pupils have won the chance to compete in an international robotics festival, with their creations Uncle Grunkle and Derek. Photo: The Wensum Trust The Wensum Trust Pupils at a north Norfolk high school have celebrated winning [...]

Maine School of Science and Mathematics teams compete at world robotics event

By |May 20th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Nine students from the Maine School of Science and Mathematics attended the 2019 VEX Worlds Robotics competition in Louisville, Kentucky, April 23-28. LIMESTONE, Maine and LOUISVILLE, Kentucky — Nine students from the Maine School of Science and Mathematics attended the 2019 VEX Worlds Robotics competition in Louisville, Kentucky, April 23-28. The 4393S team, comprised [...]

Lake Placid school robotics team seeks sponsors | News, Sports, Jobs

By |May 18th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Tenth-grader Pat Manning explains to the Lake Placid Board of Education Tuesday the mechanics of making the team’s robot, Albert II, move. (Enterprise photo — Elizabeth Izzo) Pat Manning, left, and ROBOlympics advisor Olaf Carlson, right, troubleshoot after Albert II fails to move forward. (Enterprise photo — Elizabeth Izzo) ROBOlympics robot Albert II sits [...]