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Transcript: Gov. Chris Sununu delivers 2018 State of the State address - The Union Leader

February 15, 2018 - 12:17pm

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Transcript: Gov. Chris Sununu delivers 2018 State of the State address
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But we didn't stop there – After I took office, I sat down with FIRST Robotics Founder Dean Kamen – and we talked about what could be done at the state level to promote STEM in schools. Dean founded FIRST 26 years ago, right here in New Hampshire, but ...
Sununu focuses on veterans, school choice, crime victims, opioid crisis in State of State addressWMUR Manchester
The Latest: Gov. Democrats Pan Sununu's SpeechU.S. News & World Report

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Sununu unveils initiatives for veterans, STEM education in 'State of the State' speech - The Union Leader

February 15, 2018 - 11:56am

The Union Leader

Sununu unveils initiatives for veterans, STEM education in 'State of the State' speech
The Union Leader
The first governor in the past 25 years to graduate from New Hampshire public schools, Sununu announced a new partnership involving the state university system, community college system and FIRST Robotics. The Governor's Cup will be created as a ...
Sununu focuses on veterans, school choice, crime victims, opioid crisis in State of State addressWMUR Manchester
The Latest: Gov. Democrats Pan Sununu's SpeechU.S. News & World Report
Putting People First: Sununu Puts Opioids, Robots and Homelessness on the HorizonNH1 News

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Deadline near for FIRST Robotics teams: Public invited to 'Week ... - West Central Tribune

February 15, 2018 - 11:41am

Deadline near for FIRST Robotics teams: Public invited to 'Week ...
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Erica Dischino / Tribune Derrick Seubert, co-captain of Willmar's FIRST Robotics team, uses a drill Tuesday to piece together a robot at Willmar Senior High School. The team, called Warpspeed 4239, is preparing for a scrimmage Saturday in Willmar. The ...

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The Latest: Gov. Sununu announces robotics competition - The Bellingham Herald

February 15, 2018 - 10:35am

The Bellingham Herald

The Latest: Gov. Sununu announces robotics competition
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... crisis were among a handful of highlights his office released before his speech. Sununu also plans to talk about eliminating burdensome regulations, reversing the opioid epidemic, making schools safer, and giving crime victims greater rights under ...
The Latest: Gov. Sununu touts proposal for veteran careFresno Bee

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The Latest: Gov. Sununu announces robotics competition - Miami Herald

February 15, 2018 - 10:35am

Miami Herald

The Latest: Gov. Sununu announces robotics competition
Miami Herald
The Latest on Gov. Chris Sununu's State of the State address (all times local):. 10:35 a.m.. Republican Gov. Chris Sununu is creating a new robotics competition that will reward winners with a free semester at one of the state's public colleges ...

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A robotics revolution in rural SD - Daily Republic

February 15, 2018 - 10:12am

Daily Republic

A robotics revolution in rural SD
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Students involved in the robotics team are learning critical life skills that will benefit them for the rest of their lives, Pearson said, such as communication, critical thinking, programming and problem-solving. Additionally, the core values of the ...

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A robotics revolution - Daily Republic

February 15, 2018 - 9:22am

Daily Republic

A robotics revolution
Daily Republic
Students involved in the robotics team are learning critical life skills that will benefit them for the rest of their lives, Pearson said, such as communication, critical thinking, programming and problem-solving. Additionally, the core values of the ...

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A robotics revolution - Daily Republic

February 15, 2018 - 9:22am

Daily Republic

A robotics revolution
Daily Republic
Students involved in the robotics team are learning critical life skills that will benefit them for the rest of their lives, Pearson said, such as communication, critical thinking, programming and problem-solving. Additionally, the core values of the ...

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National Robotics Week 2018: Call for Event Hosts - Robotics Tomorrow (press release)

February 15, 2018 - 8:37am

Robotics Tomorrow (press release)

National Robotics Week 2018: Call for Event Hosts
Robotics Tomorrow (press release)
BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The ninth annual National Robotics Week takes place April 7-15 across all 50 states. Developed to inspire STEM education, National Robotics Week encourages everyone to take part in this week-long event ...

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Companion robots could help our rural schools - Phys.Org

February 15, 2018 - 8:24am

Companion robots could help our rural schools
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iRobiQ looks more like a traditional robot and is used in early childhood education in Korea to teach English, entertain by singing and dancing, tell nursery rhymes, and deliver other educational content. It has speech and face recognition and can ...

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National Robotics Week 2018: Call for Event Hosts - PR Newswire - PR Newswire (press release)

February 15, 2018 - 8:02am

PR Newswire (press release)

National Robotics Week 2018: Call for Event Hosts - PR Newswire
PR Newswire (press release)
BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The ninth annual National Robotics Week takes place April 7-15 across all 50 states. Developed to inspire STEM education, National Robotics Week encourages everyone to take part in this week-long event ...

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Deadline near for FIRST Robotics teams: Public invited to 'Week ... - West Central Tribune

February 14, 2018 - 11:43pm

West Central Tribune

Deadline near for FIRST Robotics teams: Public invited to 'Week ...
West Central Tribune
Erica Dischino / Tribune Darren Seubert, right, one of the captains of Willmar's FIRST Robotics team, works Tuesday with teammate Jacob Buchanan to prepare their robot for a scrimmage this Saturday at Willmar Senior High School. The scrimmage gives ...

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Senate bill takes aim at education commissioner's political activities - Concord Monitor

February 14, 2018 - 10:42pm

Senate bill takes aim at education commissioner's political activities
Concord Monitor
The tweet, which featured an image of children participating in the Cyber Robotics Coding Competition, read: “Hey @ChrisPappasNH, how about this investment in our future. 2600 NH students participating in a coding competition.” Democrats have held up ...

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Waialua robotics teacher in the running for million-dollar prize ... - KHON2

February 14, 2018 - 8:13pm

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Waialua robotics teacher in the running for million-dollar prize ...
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EdTech and "The Innovation Illusion" - Inside Higher Ed (blog)

February 14, 2018 - 8:11pm

Inside Higher Ed (blog)

EdTech and "The Innovation Illusion"
Inside Higher Ed (blog)
The thesis of Erixon and Weigel's (Swedish academics and entrepreneurs) excellent The Innovation Illusion is that we living through an innovation famine. They argue that the big future risk is not too much technologically driven change, but too little ...

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Collegiate High School robotics team volunteers in wake of Harvey; excels in competition - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

February 14, 2018 - 6:58pm

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Collegiate High School robotics team volunteers in wake of Harvey; excels in competition
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
In December, one robotics team in Rigg's program, Droid Rage 2, was able to excel and win first first place for both the Inspire Award and the Alliance Captain Award at the recent Gulf Coast League competition, a competition that is apart of the First ...

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Missouri S&T to host VEX robotics championship - The Rolla Daily News

February 14, 2018 - 6:02pm

The Rolla Daily News

Missouri S&T to host VEX robotics championship
The Rolla Daily News
“The VEX robotics competition prepares students to become future leaders and innovators,” says Linda Bright, associate director of program operations for Project Lead The Way (PLTW) at Missouri S&T. “In addition to learning valuable engineering skills ...

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Sony's KOOV is a 300+ piece coding kit for kids to bring blocky ... - The Verge

February 14, 2018 - 3:49pm

The Verge

Sony's KOOV is a 300+ piece coding kit for kids to bring blocky ...
The Verge
Sony is getting into the STEM education game with KOOV, a coding kit containing more than enough sensors, actuators, and electronic parts to bring blocky Minecraft-like robots to life. It's the first US launch from Sony's Global Education division ...

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Ten Finalists Named for $1 Million Global Teaching Prize, Including an Engineering Teacher Who First Brought ... - The 74

February 14, 2018 - 3:33pm

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Ten Finalists Named for $1 Million Global Teaching Prize, Including an Engineering Teacher Who First Brought ...
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“Research has shown that having a great teacher can be the most important factor that determines whether students get a great education,” Gates said in the video. “Finalists were selected based on a rigorous set of criteria, including their proven ...
Waialua robotics teacher in the running for million-dollar prizeKHON2

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Schools should be producing creative thinkers - not just exam robots ... - iNews

February 14, 2018 - 2:01pm

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Schools should be producing creative thinkers - not just exam robots ...
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The UK is experiencing a new renaissance. The first Renaissance looked back to the Classical world of ancient Rome and Greece. It bridged the historical di.

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