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Adding voices to the STEM conversation

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Robotics Developer   3/21/2012 5:51:25 PM
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I would point to FIRST robotic competitions as a great vehicle for inspiring students to pursue engineering and technology degrees. Not only do the students learn about mechanical design, software, physics, fabrication, testing, system integration, and public relations BUT they have fun in the process! If you are wondering what it is all about, check out the FIRST website (www.usfirst.org) to find out if there is a local competition scheduled near you. The competition season is in full swing right now through March with Championships in April. Hope you have a chance to see students really having fun with technology while competing.

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Naomi Price   3/13/2012 2:20:33 PM
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Suzanne and I had a great time at ISEC and were both inspired by the amazing work these educators are doing to encourage our next generation of engineers. We'll post info on some of the presentations soon!

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