Follow us!
YouTube Facebook Pinterest

Education

25

Aug'10

Can Math Help in LEGO Robotics Competitions? (Part 4 of 4)

This fourth part of a 4-part series on math use in a LEGO robotics competition shows how teams that even attempted to use math had positive outcomes regardless of whether their math use led to high competition scores. These teams became better problem solvers using mathematics in robotics and also developed more positive attitudes about mathematics and robotics.

Read More

25

Aug'10

Can Math Help in LEGO Robotics Competitions? (Part 2 of 4)

In Part 2 of this series, we'll take a look at the types of strategies that teams came up with to solve the challenge, and how those different approaches fared in the competition.

Read More

25

Aug'10

Can Math Help in LEGO Robotics Competitions? (Part 3 of 4)

This third part of a 4-part series on math use in a LEGO robotics competition takes an in-depth look at the winning team's strategy and how they used math to great effect.

Read More

25

Aug'10

Can Math Help in LEGO Robotics Competitions? (Part 1 of 4)

Every September, thousands of FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) coaches and mentors around the world crack their knuckles, dust off their parts bins, and prepare to dive into an intensive three-month odyssey of technical twists and twenty-first century tutelage as they guide their teams to success in the annual FLL competition. But what exactly is success in a world of gameboards and gracious professionalism, and how can a coach help his or her team achieve it?

Read More

15

Jan'10

Robotics Technician Training Program Interview

Robin Shoop of the Carnegie Mellon University Robotics Academy, Michael Amrhein of California University of Pennsylvania and Dr. female viagra Stephen Catt of Butler County Community College discuss a new robotics technician training program in a television interview conducted by host Bill Flanagan on the program ‘Our Region’s Business’.

Read More

10

Dec'09

From the FLL Floor, Part 2: What STEM does an FLL Team learn?

In Part 2, we’re going to take a look at what an FLL team gets out of the experience. Every student goes home with a medal for participation, and some earn trophies as well. But what do students really take home with them in terms of learning and experience?

Read More

08

Dec'09

From the FLL Floor, Part 1: What IS an FLL Team?

We interviewed coaches at the 10th annual Pittsburgh Region cialis for sale al FLL competition. In Part 1 of our analysis, we look at what an FLL team REALLY is.

Read More

Mission

Use the motivational effects of robotics to excite students about science and technology.

All students are technologically literate, mathematically competent, and confident about their future.

top
© 1999 - 2015 Robotics Academy. All rights reserved. All names and trademarks are property of their respective owners.