Robotics

3-year-old gets wheels thanks to teen's robotics project - BurlingtonFreePress.com

June 16, 2017 - 8:54am

BurlingtonFreePress.com

3-year-old gets wheels thanks to teen's robotics project
BurlingtonFreePress.com
The two are members of the University of Vermont's Center for Disability and Inclusion's I-Team in theCollege of Education and Social Services. The team consults and collaborates with school districts on cases like Miley's across Vermont. "For kids who ...

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Rowing and running for education - New Jersey Herald

June 16, 2017 - 12:07am

New Jersey Herald

Rowing and running for education
New Jersey Herald
At a board meeting to begin 2011, the Sparta Education Foundation, which was just five years old, set a goal, $500,000 in grants to the township's five public schools within three years and $1 million in grants in five years. Now, with total grants of ...

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Check this out: Libraries offer autism resources, robotics parts - Cronkite News

June 15, 2017 - 6:11pm

Check this out: Libraries offer autism resources, robotics parts
Cronkite News
Franklin said that the robotics library was launched because STEM is “a foundational education piece.” “Our impact can be far reaching and throughout a person's life,” Franklin said. Phoenix resident Marissa Burns has been coming to public libraries ...

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Three counties combine to learn about robotics | Education News ... - Richland Source

June 15, 2017 - 4:02pm

Richland Source

Three counties combine to learn about robotics | Education News ...
Richland Source
MANSFIELD -- About 80 students from three counties filled the cafeteria and activities room at Mansfield Christian School Thursday for its Robotic Camp.

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Robotics News - New OCTOPUZ Training Prog... - Robotics Online (press release)

June 15, 2017 - 2:16pm

Robotics News - New OCTOPUZ Training Prog...
Robotics Online (press release)
OCTOPUZ Inc. creates offline programming software and invests in their employees. The Applications Engineer project is a way for employees to apply their ...

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4H Holds Lego Robotics Workshop in Houston - The Licking News

June 15, 2017 - 11:01am

The Licking News

4H Holds Lego Robotics Workshop in Houston
The Licking News
During the workshop, 4-H members participated in hands on activities in groups, rotating between various Robotic activities like Lego Education WeDo, Lego Mindstorms EV3, Ozobots, and learning about real life uses of robotics. 4-H volunteers assisting ...

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MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund awards $122000-plus in STEM grants - Lahaina News

June 15, 2017 - 1:58am

Lahaina News

MEDB Ke Alahele Education Fund awards $122000-plus in STEM grants
Lahaina News
Maui Preparatory Academy received a Maui Economic Development Board Ke Alahele Education Fund grant to purchase software and supplies for its robotics program and to help offset travel expenses to competitions. PHOTO BY MAUI PREPARATORY ...

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Engineering their education - Register Pajaronian

June 12, 2017 - 9:40pm

Engineering their education
Register Pajaronian
APTOS — Fresh from a May 13 victory that made them state champions, Aptos High School's robotics team now advances to the international competition in Long Beach, facing off against 60 teams from as far away as Russia. The Marine Advanced ...

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Universal Robots Launches Universal Robots Academy Offering Free Online Training in Robot Programming - ThomasNet News (press release) (blog)

June 12, 2017 - 7:14am

Universal Robots Launches Universal Robots Academy Offering Free Online Training in Robot Programming
ThomasNet News (press release) (blog)
RAMTEC Career center in Ohio, home to the largest, most comprehensive robotics education center in the U.S., is one of the schools now using the modules as introduction to the cobots from Universal Robots that students are trained on at the center.

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Shiloh Point students top robotics competition - Forsyth County News Online

June 11, 2017 - 5:06am

Forsyth County News Online

Shiloh Point students top robotics competition
Forsyth County News Online
The world championship, which was held April 20-25, was a “celebration of STEM education, the year-long work of each student-led robotics team and diversity in the high-tech field of competitive robotics,” Yoganandam said. He added the championship has ...

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Education briefs 6-11-17 - Uniontown Herald Standard

June 11, 2017 - 2:15am

Education briefs 6-11-17
Uniontown Herald Standard
n Science and Robotics Camp, grades 3-6; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 24-28; classes include Creating Video Games from Scratch II and Junior Robotics Academy II; cost to attend is $149. n STEM career camp, grades 9-12; 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 26-30 and July ...

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China plans robotics training for Pakistanis | Pakistan | thenews.com ... - The News International

June 9, 2017 - 7:37pm

The Express Tribune

China plans robotics training for Pakistanis | Pakistan | thenews.com ...
The News International
Islamabad: As Shenzhen is the centre of commercial and industrial activity and one of the two biggest financial hubs in China, its academic and business ...
Pakistan, China to collaborate in technical, vocational & professional ...Pakistan Observer

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China plans robotics training for Pakistanis - The News International

June 9, 2017 - 7:37pm

The Express Tribune

China plans robotics training for Pakistanis
The News International
“We will share a detailed plan for training in robotics with your ministry soon,” Director of Development Research Centre of Shenzhen Municipal People's Government Wu Sikang told Minister of State for Federal Education and Professional Training ...
CPEC envisages progress for entire region: BalighThe Nation

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KW Robotics team wraps up end of year with banquet - Southernminn.com

June 9, 2017 - 6:03pm

Southernminn.com

KW Robotics team wraps up end of year with banquet
Southernminn.com
Monsanto Fund's sponsorship of FIRST Robotics teams continues the nonprofit's intentional support of programs that improve STEM education. Over the past five years, the Monsanto Fund has contributed over $40 million to STEM outreach efforts.

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Educating the next generation of robotics engineers, a workshop at ... - TechCrunch

June 9, 2017 - 2:56pm

TechCrunch

Educating the next generation of robotics engineers, a workshop at ...
TechCrunch
TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics will feature the industry's best roboticists, technologists and investors. But what about the next generation? Everyone knows..

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Innovation through education: Red Oak robotics class celebrates first signing day - Waxahachie Daily Light

June 9, 2017 - 12:18pm

Waxahachie Daily Light

Innovation through education: Red Oak robotics class celebrates first signing day
Waxahachie Daily Light
The competition required strict parameters and limited resources on a six-week time frame where students were challenged to brand a team, raise funds, build and program industrial-sized robots, and compete through a series of difficult tasks.

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