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Texas Teams Earn Honors at World Championships

Last week, 48  Robotics teams from across the state of Texas traveled to the annual FIRST® World Championship, held in St. Louis, MO. Of those teams, nine (9) took home … Continue reading Texas Teams Earn Honors at World Championships

Have You Thanked Your Sponsors?

Have You Thanked Your Sponsors?Now that the official season of events is over, it’s time to thank your sponsors! in Texas wants to help you with this process, so please take a look at … Continue reading Have You Thanked Your Sponsors?

Lego Lions Make Texas Proud

Lego Lions Make Texas ProudTexas teams never fail to impress. The Laurel Mountain Elementary “Lego Lions” team, supported by the Freescale Foundation and in Texas, was honored as one of three global finalists for … Continue reading Lego Lions Make Texas Proud

Girls and STEM: What Factors Matter?

Girls and STEM: What Factors Matter?Google Diversity has taken steps to see what factors make a difference in a girl’s decision to engage in STEM learning and like any scientist, we know that research needs … Continue reading Girls and STEM: What Factors Matter?

What’s the News on UIL?

What’s the News on UIL?  Here, you will find all the details on the UIL partnership. This page will be updated as we get information. The proposal details can be found by expanding the … Continue reading What’s the News on UIL?

Change in FTC Technology

Change in FTC TechnologyFTC teams have a whole new challenge to look forward to next year: mastering new technology. While we are still waiting for further details from US FIRST, they have begun … Continue reading Change in FTC Technology

Top 10 Differences Between Robotics and Sports

Top 10 Differences Between Robotics and SportsPaul Smith of Lead With A Story recently attended his first ever event and had a lot of glowing remarks to share about it. We are happy to share his … Continue reading Top 10 Differences Between Robotics and Sports

Big News for World’s 2017

Big News for World’s 2017Exciting updates from Headquarters! Starting in 2017, the World Championships we all know and love will be expanding to 2 cities:   WHERE: Houston, TX WHEN: April 19-22, 2017 WHERE: St. … Continue reading Big News for World’s 2017

Need Cash for your NEW Off-Season Event?

Need Cash for your NEW Off-Season Event?We are so pleased to partner with the Texas Workforce Commission to support new off-season events. Funding is available for new events serving high school robotics teams up to $10,000. … Continue reading Need Cash for your NEW Off-Season Event?

Freescale and FIRST in Texas Partner for Next Year

Freescale and FIRST in Texas Partner for Next YearWe are so proud to announce the Freescale Foundation‘s continued support for next year’s robotics season. At last weekend’s Central Texas Lego League Invitational, Freescale presented in Texas with next … Continue reading Freescale and FIRST in Texas Partner for Next Year