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Roboticon to roll into USF's Yuengling Center - Tampa Bay Times

September 15, 2018 - 12:51pm

Tampa Bay Times

Roboticon to roll into USF's Yuengling Center
Tampa Bay Times
There will also be an innovation fair showcasing commercial and industrial robotics and education exhibits from Sofwerx and other organizations. Guests also will tour Team Pits to see team members working on their robots and have a chance to talk to ...

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Roboticon to roll into USF's Yuengling Center - Tampa Bay Times

September 15, 2018 - 12:51pm

Tampa Bay Times

Roboticon to roll into USF's Yuengling Center
Tampa Bay Times
There will also be an innovation fair showcasing commercial and industrial robotics and education exhibits from Sofwerx and other organizations. Guests also will tour Team Pits to see team members working on their robots and have a chance to talk to ...

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Buckhead, Sandy Springs schools increasing STEM, STEAM instruction profiles - MDJOnline.com

September 14, 2018 - 5:16pm

MDJOnline.com

Buckhead, Sandy Springs schools increasing STEM, STEAM instruction profiles
MDJOnline.com
The old three “R's” of education, “reading, writing and arithmetic” have been replaced by an emphasis on such courses as science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and art (STEAM) to develop a well-rounded education for students. These vital ...

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Here's what a robotic workforce could mean for you -- and your job - Fox Business

September 14, 2018 - 4:20pm

Fox Business

Here's what a robotic workforce could mean for you -- and your job
Fox Business
“If you're highly educated, you have a college education or better, all the studies show you're probably adapting to this trend pretty well,” Kaplan said on Friday during an interview with FOX Business' Maria Bartiromo. “Not without some pain, but you ...

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Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation Presents The 2018 National Robotics Inspired Science Education Competitions - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

September 14, 2018 - 10:56am

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation Presents The 2018 National Robotics Inspired Science Education Competitions
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
Accra, Ghana, September 13, 2018: The Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation (GRAF) is organising the Robotics Inspired Science Education (RISE) competition for students in Senior High Schools and Colleges aimed at motivating and inspiring the next ...
2018 National Robotics competition for SHS begins on Sept. 283news (press release) (blog)

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GRAF to organise 2018 National Robotics Inspired Science ... - GhanaWeb

September 14, 2018 - 7:59am

GhanaWeb

GRAF to organise 2018 National Robotics Inspired Science ...
GhanaWeb
Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation to organise 2018 National Robotics Inspired Science Education competitions. The Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation ...
Ghana Robotics Academy Foundation Presents The 2018 National ...Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
2018 National Robotics competition for SHS begins on Sept. 28 ...3news (press release) (blog)

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Mineral County to kick off robotics program - Progress Index

September 13, 2018 - 11:56pm

Progress Index

Mineral County to kick off robotics program
Progress Index
The WVU-ES Mineral County 4-H program robotics education programs are supported by a grant through the Community Trust Foundation (CTF). CTF is committed to building stronger communities in Allegany, Garrett, and Mineral counties by providing ...

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Mineral County to kick off robotics program - Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

September 13, 2018 - 7:25pm

Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

Mineral County to kick off robotics program
Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune
The WVU-ES Mineral County 4-H program robotics education programs are supported by a grant through the Community Trust Foundation (CTF). CTF is committed to building stronger communities in Allegany, Garrett, and Mineral counties by providing ...

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Harvard president speaks to 100 Pontiac students on finding path to higher education - The Oakland Press

September 13, 2018 - 5:21pm

The Oakland Press

Harvard president speaks to 100 Pontiac students on finding path to higher education
The Oakland Press
Bacow, along with Bridget Terry Long, dean of the graduate school of education at Harvard, toured the academy's robotics lab before holding a discussion with the students on pathways to higher education. The son of refugees, including his mother being ...
Pontiac native returns home as Harvard President to inspire local studentsWXYZ

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AT&T invests $15K in JCPS robotics teams - WHAS11.com

September 13, 2018 - 4:49pm

AT&T invests $15K in JCPS robotics teams
WHAS11.com
AT&T invests $15K in JCPS robotics teams. Teachers say the programs teach valuable engineering skills as well as promote teamwork and encourage problem-solving. Published: 4:49 PM EDT September 13, 2018. Updated: 12:49 PM EDT September 13, ...

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AT&T donates $15000 to fund JCPS robotics programs - Insider Louisville

September 13, 2018 - 3:30pm

Insider Louisville

AT&T donates $15000 to fund JCPS robotics programs
Insider Louisville
As people mill about Central High School's Makerspace in preparation for a news conference, one of the school's robotics team members is trying to stack cones using a robot he helped build. A robot grabs a small yellow cone, zooms across a small robot ...

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ARCO Combines RC Robotics Learning Platform and AR - ENGINEERING.com

September 13, 2018 - 2:54pm

ENGINEERING.com

ARCO Combines RC Robotics Learning Platform and AR
ENGINEERING.com
The AR on the campaign page also has great visuals, a good mix between the children targeted by this educational robotics platform and angular stylized space art. There's a huge crowded market full of robotics and coding education products and a ...

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Yaskawa Motoman, RAMTEC Enter Educational Partnership - Modern Machine Shop

September 13, 2018 - 2:18pm

Modern Machine Shop

Yaskawa Motoman, RAMTEC Enter Educational Partnership
Modern Machine Shop
“Our workforce-driven training and research partnership with RAMTEC is a solid step to providing students with work-based learning opportunities in the field of robotics,” says Doug Burnside, Yaskawa Motoman's vice president of sales and marketing.

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In Advanced and Emerging Economies Alike, Worries About Job Automation - Pew Research Center's Global Attitudes Project

September 13, 2018 - 1:45pm

Pew Research Center's Global Attitudes Project

In Advanced and Emerging Economies Alike, Worries About Job Automation
Pew Research Center's Global Attitudes Project
Across the globe, new technologies are transforming the nature of work. Advances in robotics and artificial intelligence are displacing jobs in manufacturing and, increasingly, in the service sector. And while automation may boost productivity and ...

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Robotics, Smart Manufacturing Engage Students and Educators at Summit - Modern Machine Shop (blog)

September 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

Modern Machine Shop (blog)

Robotics, Smart Manufacturing Engage Students and Educators at Summit
Modern Machine Shop (blog)
... as Learning Labs, a Manufacturing Classroom of the Future, Student Mentor Labs, a FIRST Robotics display and more are offering attendees deep dives into the latest technology and industry trends, as well as career and technical education opportunities.

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'Young Sheldon' STEM Initiative Grant Announced, Inspired by Hit CBS Sitcom - Arizona Daily Star

September 12, 2018 - 1:00pm

Arizona Daily Star

'Young Sheldon' STEM Initiative Grant Announced, Inspired by Hit CBS Sitcom
Arizona Daily Star
Items identified by the teachers to be funded include robotics kits, computers, iPads, Vernier probeware, lab tables, 3D printers, LEGO Mindstorm educational kits, general lab equipment, curriculum development and teacher training. The initiative will ...

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RIA Announces Joseph F. Engelberger Foundation Grants - Odessa American

September 12, 2018 - 10:27am

RIA Announces Joseph F. Engelberger Foundation Grants
Odessa American
Founded in 1974, RIA is a not-for-profit trade association driving innovation, growth, and safety in manufacturing and service industries through education, promotion, and advancement of robotics, related automation technologies, and companies ...

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Robots will never replace teachers but can boost children's education - FE News

September 12, 2018 - 5:11am

FE News

Robots will never replace teachers but can boost children's education
FE News
Robots can play an important role in the education of young people but will never fully replace teachers, a new study suggests. Writing in Science Robotics, scientists say social robots are proving effective in the teaching of certain narrow subjects ...

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Global Robotics Education Market Share (2018 – 2023): LittleBits, Electroninks, MakeBlock and RobotShop - The Industry Herald (blog)

September 12, 2018 - 5:05am

The Industry Herald (blog)

Global Robotics Education Market Share (2018 – 2023): LittleBits, Electroninks, MakeBlock and RobotShop
The Industry Herald (blog)
Reporte.us is online market intelligence firm has recently published a new report “Robotics Education Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 – 2017 and Forecast 2018-2023” covers a comprehensive study of global robotics education market. The report ...
Global Robotics Education Market 2018 Explore Professional Survey, Market Professional, and more!New Mexico Courier Express

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Intel Execs Address the AI Talent Shortage, AI Education, and the “Cool” Factor - IEEE Spectrum

September 11, 2018 - 5:02pm

IEEE Spectrum

Intel Execs Address the AI Talent Shortage, AI Education, and the “Cool” Factor
IEEE Spectrum
Last week, I sat down with Intel's Gadi Singer, vice president and general manager of artificial intelligence architecture, and Chris Rice, head of the company's AI talent acquisition, to talk about AI workforce issues. Here's what they had to say. On ...

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