Robotics

Girls-Only Robotics Team From Young Women's Leadership Academy Set To Battle - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

November 8, 2018 - 7:28pm

Girls-Only Robotics Team From Young Women's Leadership Academy Set To Battle
CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Educational efforts to attract students into S.T.E.M careers are helping address a shortage in stem field professionals… and also breaking stereotypes in careers typically dominated by males. It's a reality not lost on the young women. “What I always ...

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NIU launches new CREATE research center for technology in education - DeKalb Daily Chronicle

November 8, 2018 - 5:57pm

DeKalb Daily Chronicle

NIU launches new CREATE research center for technology in education
DeKalb Daily Chronicle
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is launching a new research center next year to harness and promote cutting-edge scholarship at the intersection of education and technology – including the use of robots. The Cross-disciplinary Research on ...

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NIU launches new CREATE research center for technology in education - DeKalb Daily Chronicle

November 8, 2018 - 5:57pm

DeKalb Daily Chronicle

NIU launches new CREATE research center for technology in education
DeKalb Daily Chronicle
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is launching a new research center next year to harness and promote cutting-edge scholarship at the intersection of education and technology – including the use of robots. The Cross-disciplinary Research on ...

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3 Woodlands-area early education centers to merge into one - Chron.com

November 8, 2018 - 4:35pm

Chron.com

3 Woodlands-area early education centers to merge into one
Chron.com
The merger comes after two years of Play Smarter Kids teaching pre-schoolers S.T.E.A.M. concepts, reading and hands-on activities like cooking, robotics and music. The joining of educational forces made sense, Clarke said, bringing all three schools ...

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Hastings YMCA receives grant for robotics program - NTV

November 8, 2018 - 3:47pm

NTV

Hastings YMCA receives grant for robotics program
NTV
HASTINGS, Neb. — A local fitness center plans to use new grant money to jumpstart a robotics program for their education programs. The Hastings Family YMCA has received a $10,000 grant from Union Pacific Foundation to fund STEM equipment and ...

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Hastings YMCA receives grant for robotics program - NTV

November 8, 2018 - 3:47pm

NTV

Hastings YMCA receives grant for robotics program
NTV
HASTINGS, Neb. — A local fitness center plans to use new grant money to jumpstart a robotics program for their education programs. The Hastings Family YMCA has received a $10,000 grant from Union Pacific Foundation to fund STEM equipment and ...

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SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race - Grand Haven Tribune

November 8, 2018 - 12:14pm

Grand Haven Tribune

SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race
Grand Haven Tribune
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics is one example which could dramatically change S.T.E.M. education. The F.I.R.S.T. Robotics curriculum from preschool to high school is centered on experiential learning (hands-on) and requires and encourages peer group learning and ...

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SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race - Grand Haven Tribune

November 8, 2018 - 12:14pm

Grand Haven Tribune

SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race
Grand Haven Tribune
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics is one example which could dramatically change S.T.E.M. education. The F.I.R.S.T. Robotics curriculum from preschool to high school is centered on experiential learning (hands-on) and requires and encourages peer group learning and ...

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Student tech education group Tech Sassy Girlz lands Amazon grant - Orlando Sentinel

November 8, 2018 - 12:10pm

Orlando Sentinel

Student tech education group Tech Sassy Girlz lands Amazon grant
Orlando Sentinel
A local group that teaches tech skills to girls has received $15,000 in products and educational materials from Amazon to help support its work. Tech Sassy Girlz, which started its educational program in the science, technology, engineering and ...

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Schools Choose LEGO® Education Hands-on Learning Solutions - Associated Press (press release)

November 8, 2018 - 10:28am

Schools Choose LEGO® Education Hands-on Learning Solutions
Associated Press (press release)
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 8, 2018--Today, in celebration of National STEAM Day, LEGO ® Education is spotlighting schools across the country that are introducing hands-on learning solutions to build their students' interest and confidence in science ...

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Local robot 'Charles Jarvis V' heading to Denver - Daily Republic

November 8, 2018 - 9:08am

Daily Republic

Local robot 'Charles Jarvis V' heading to Denver
Daily Republic
In addition to taking first place overall, the student scientists also placed first in the engineering and robot game, and won the Founder's Award for creativity. "Charles Jarvis V" is the fifth prototype the robotics team has developed under the ...

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Local robot 'Charles Jarvis V' heading to Denver - Daily Republic

November 8, 2018 - 9:08am

Daily Republic

Local robot 'Charles Jarvis V' heading to Denver
Daily Republic
At the beginning of the contest in September the teams were given the theme "Recycling and Garbage Erosion" by BEST Robotics and had six weeks to construct a robot that will complete the desired tasks. "We designed our robot 'Charles Jarvis V' after a ...

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Comau releases e.DO educational robot in China - Robotics and Automation News (press release)

November 8, 2018 - 7:08am

Robotics and Automation News (press release)

Comau releases e.DO educational robot in China
Robotics and Automation News (press release)
Comau has launched its e.DO robot in China. e.DO is the first educational robot in the company's history designed to help students of different ages learn both STEM and humanities subjects, as well as explore the world of robotics in a more engaging, ...

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Comau releases e.DO educational robot in China - Robotics and Automation News (press release)

November 8, 2018 - 7:08am

Robotics and Automation News (press release)

Comau releases e.DO educational robot in China
Robotics and Automation News (press release)
Comau has launched its e.DO robot in China. e.DO is the first educational robot in the company's history designed to help students of different ages learn both STEM and humanities subjects, as well as explore the world of robotics in a more engaging, ...

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SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race - Grand Haven Tribune

November 8, 2018 - 12:42am

Grand Haven Tribune

SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race
Grand Haven Tribune
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics is one example which could dramatically change S.T.E.M. education. The F.I.R.S.T. Robotics curriculum from preschool to high school is centered on experiential learning (hands-on) and requires and encourages peer group learning and ...

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SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race - Grand Haven Tribune

November 7, 2018 - 7:23pm

Grand Haven Tribune

SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race
Grand Haven Tribune
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics is one example which could dramatically change S.T.E.M. education. The F.I.R.S.T. Robotics curriculum from preschool to high school is centered on experiential learning (hands-on) and requires and encourages peer group learning and ...

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Ulster BOCES to pitch career, tech ed options to high school sophomores - The Daily Freeman

November 7, 2018 - 5:35pm

Ulster BOCES to pitch career, tech ed options to high school sophomores
The Daily Freeman
... offers classwork and the opportunity to earn 12 college credits, also places students in the field alongside professionals for part of the day. New Visions programs are available in robotics/engineering, healthcare, education, and music and audio ...

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EPHS Robotics & Rotini fundraiser happening Nov. 10 - SW News Media

November 7, 2018 - 4:04pm

SW News Media

EPHS Robotics & Rotini fundraiser happening Nov. 10
SW News Media
EPHS Robotics & Rotini fundraiser happening Nov. 10 ... Talon Robotics is holding a Robotics & Rotini pasta bar fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the South Commons. ... Talon is the Eden Prairie High school's FRC robotics team. A ...

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SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race - Grand Haven Tribune

November 7, 2018 - 3:48pm

Grand Haven Tribune

SMITH: Schools, businesses, unions must align in Michigan's talent race
Grand Haven Tribune
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics is one example which could dramatically change S.T.E.M. education. The F.I.R.S.T. Robotics curriculum from preschool to high school is centered on experiential learning (hands-on) and requires and encourages peer group learning and ...

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US nursing college introduces cutting-edge robotic technology to enhance student learning - Borneo Bulletin Online

November 7, 2018 - 3:09pm

Borneo Bulletin Online

US nursing college introduces cutting-edge robotic technology to enhance student learning
Borneo Bulletin Online
As distance education increases in popularity, Barry University and CNHS are meeting the demand by adding telepresence robots, which will allow nursing programmes to expand their hybrid classrooms, supporting on-campus and off-campus students with ...

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