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County robotics programs get boost with grant - Times Daily

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County robotics programs get boost with grant
Times Daily
“This is second year for the program,” said robotics sponsor Carla Woodward, a sixth-grade math teacher at Brooks Elementary. “We have about 20 students involved this year. They are all fifth- and sixth-graders, but we hope to continue to expand the ...

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Brooks Elementary robotics team has visitor from Department of Education - Times Daily

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Brooks Elementary robotics team has visitor from Department of Education
Times Daily
Brooks Elementary robotics team has visitor from Department of Education. By Matt McKean Photo Editor; Aug 21, 2018 Updated 25 min ago; 0 · Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Brooks Elementary robotics team has visitor from Department of Education.

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Brooks Elementary robotics team gets visit from the Department of Education - Times Daily

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Times Daily

Brooks Elementary robotics team gets visit from the Department of Education
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Brooks Elementary robotics team gets visit from the Department of Education. Aug 21, 2018 Updated 24 min ago; 0 · Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Close. 1 of 11. 180820 Brooks Ele Robicts 1. Buy Now. Clara Woodward, a robotics team sponsor at ...

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Rising STE(A)M - The Albany Herald

August 20, 2018 - 5:47pm

The Albany Herald

Rising STE(A)M
The Albany Herald
ALBANY — The Dougherty County School System is working to provide an education that will prepare students for success in college and careers now and in the future. STEM (science, technology, engineering, ... Along with STEM and STEAM labs, 12 of the ...

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Our Favorite Robots From China's 2018 World Robot Conference - Interesting Engineering

August 20, 2018 - 10:49am

Interesting Engineering

Our Favorite Robots From China's 2018 World Robot Conference
Interesting Engineering
From diagnosing diseases to playing badminton, robotics companies in China got the opportunity to show off how their creations could shape lives around the world. The World Robot Conference showcases the best of the international robotics scene and it ...

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Puerto Rico opens first charter school amid controversies - NBCNews.com

August 20, 2018 - 10:00am

NBCNews.com

Puerto Rico opens first charter school amid controversies
NBCNews.com
These include Techno Innovators, a robotics and technology education nonprofit, Centro para Puerto Rico, a nonprofit that promotes economic and community development, and a third entity, LEAP Social Enterprise. The municipalities taking part in the ...

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Mastercam Sponsors National Robotics League : Modern Machine ... - Modern Machine Shop

August 20, 2018 - 9:16am

Modern Machine Shop

Mastercam Sponsors National Robotics League : Modern Machine ...
Modern Machine Shop
The company is a Diamond-level sponsor of the program, providing its software to students.
Mastercam partners with National Robotics League - Today's ...Today's Medical Developments (press release)

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Petoskey school board OKs employee pay adjustments - Petoskey News-Review

August 20, 2018 - 8:13am

Petoskey News-Review

Petoskey school board OKs employee pay adjustments
Petoskey News-Review
School board members approved three-year employment agreements with two unions which represent numerous district employees: the Petoskey Education Association and the Petoskey Educational Support Personnel Association. ... in Petoskey robotics said the ...

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Future Adelaide: Schools of 2050 expected to have ubiquitous technology but no year levels - The Advertiser

August 20, 2018 - 7:39am

The Advertiser

Future Adelaide: Schools of 2050 expected to have ubiquitous technology but no year levels
The Advertiser
Baxter industrial robots, introduced in 2011, perform production-line tasks, but the research and education version allows users to teach the robot new tasks. The robot is an ideal base for computer science, artificial intelligence, human-robot ...

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Tesla Expanding Robotics Opportunities for Nevada Schools - ETF Trends

August 20, 2018 - 5:54am

Tesla Expanding Robotics Opportunities for Nevada Schools
ETF Trends
At Cimarron-Memorial High School, education leaders and Tesla representatives launched their new effort to get students engaged in the growing field of robotics. Click below to watch the full video: ...

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Mars Rover Robotics Competition Wraps up in Alberta - ETF Trends

August 20, 2018 - 5:54am

ETF Trends

Mars Rover Robotics Competition Wraps up in Alberta
ETF Trends
Drumheller, Alberta, was the site for a competition that pitted robotics students from around the world against each other to see who built the best rover that could tackle the terrains on Mars. Click below to watch the full video: ...

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New STEAM Books to Inspire Learning and Creativity - Valley morning Star

August 20, 2018 - 2:51am

New STEAM Books to Inspire Learning and Creativity
Valley morning Star
Through bright graphics and stunning photography, learn how robots work, how they're made, and how they help and sometimes hinder society. A thematic approach covers a range of subjects, including the most iconic robots in popular culture and robots in ...

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Principal of Multicultural School Talks about STEM Education - Samsung Newsroom

August 19, 2018 - 11:09pm

Samsung Newsroom

Principal of Multicultural School Talks about STEM Education
Samsung Newsroom
We run a weekly session called the Digital Sandpit where staff and students can play, experiment and give each other small challenges with Samsung technology and equipment such as 3D printers, Laser Cutters and Robotics. Meanwhile, we are also ...
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Japan set to deploy English-speaking robots to schools: Report - ZDNet

August 19, 2018 - 11:04pm

ZDNet

Japan set to deploy English-speaking robots to schools: Report
ZDNet
Japan's Ministry of Education is reportedly planning to place English-speaking robots in schools around the country to help children improve their English oral communication skills. According to a report from Japan's national broadcaster NHK, the ...

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Education briefs for Monday, Aug. 20 - Richmond.com

August 19, 2018 - 10:35pm

Richmond.com

Education briefs for Monday, Aug. 20
Richmond.com
Shawn Burns, a mechatronics and robotics teacher at the Burton Center for Arts and Technology in Salem, was chosen from a pool of more than 500 teachers as one of the semifinalists for the Harbor Freight Tools for Schools 2018 Prize for Teaching ...

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NH DOE hosts Second Annual Cyber Robotics Coding Competition - Manchester Ink Link (press release) (blog)

August 19, 2018 - 8:08pm

NH DOE hosts Second Annual Cyber Robotics Coding Competition
Manchester Ink Link (press release) (blog)
DERRY, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Education and the Intelitek STEM and CTE Education Foundation (ISCEF) will being teaming up again to hold a statewide Cyber Robotics Coding Competition (CRCC) from mid-October to mid-December.

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School board OKs employee pay adjustments - Petoskey News-Review

August 19, 2018 - 3:28pm

Petoskey News-Review

School board OKs employee pay adjustments
Petoskey News-Review
School board members approved three-year employment agreements with two unions which represent numerous district employees: the Petoskey Education Association and the Petoskey Educational Support Personnel Association. ... in Petoskey robotics said the ...

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Las Vegas morning update for Sunday, August 19 — VIDEO - Las Vegas Review-Journal

August 19, 2018 - 12:18pm

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas morning update for Sunday, August 19 — VIDEO
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nonprofit First Nevada will receive more than $315,000 to help get more robotics teams up and running. Tesla recently granted $1.5 million in grants to nonprofits statewide to further science, technology and math education. Those grants are the first ...

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Arts, science coexist as robotics finds its feet at Las Vegas Academy - Las Vegas Review-Journal

August 18, 2018 - 2:09pm

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Arts, science coexist as robotics finds its feet at Las Vegas Academy
Las Vegas Review-Journal
A good portion of Tesla's $37.5 million education investment over five years, which it agreed to make in exchange for a $1.2 billion tax incentive package, will go to First Nevada to help get robotics teams up and running at Nevada schools. Tesla ...

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