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FTC kicks off a new season

FTC kicks off a new seasonOn September 12, Texas based FIRST Tech Challenge teams gathered around the state at Kickoff events to get a first glimpse of this season’s game: FIRST® RES-QSM. An estimated 51,500 students on 5,150 teams around the world will participate in the 2015/2016 season. The 2015/2016 game, FIRST® RES-QSM, is modeled after actual rescue situations faced … Continue reading FTC kicks off a new season

Welcome to the Alamo-FIRST Region’s new Website

Welcome to the Alamo-FIRST Region’s new WebsiteThe Alamo Region is dedicated to inspiring young people’s interest in science and technology. Through our programs, kids team with local engineers, professors and business people to solve real world engineering challenges. Students develop technical expertise, and gain self confidence, knowledge and skills to face life’s challenges. They discover they can achieve more than they … Continue reading Welcome to the Alamo-FIRST Region’s new Website

Team Spotlight: FTC 7172 Grows Local Talent

Team Spotlight: FTC 7172 Grows Local Talentfrom the start has been a strong force for creating community, and you only need to look to the Texas teams to see that. Team FTC #7172 Technical Difficulties, led by coach Patrick Michaud in Plano, works hard to do just that and inspire others to do the same, mostly by organizing events for teams … Continue reading Team Spotlight: FTC 7172 Grows Local Talent

Watch the 2015-16 JrFLL Waste Wise Kickoff Webinar!

If you weren’t able to tune-in for the 2015-16 webinar, never fear! It is available for viewing here.   If you have any questions, please feel free to email Noah at nbickford@skillp0intalliance.org.

2015-16 Coaches’ Kickoff Presentation Slides and Post-Survey

Thank you for attending the 2015-16 LEGO League Coaches’ Kickoff! A big thank you to Girl Scouts of Central Texas and the Lady Cans for hosting us. Below you’ll find PDF versions of the PowerPoint slides presented at Kickoff, as well as a short feedback survey for the event. Please let us know what you think! … Continue reading 2015-16 Coaches’ Kickoff Presentation Slides and Post-Survey