Category Archives: FLL

2017 Houston FIRST in FL Championship Roundup

Over 15,000 students, ages 6-18, from nearly 700 teams from 33 countries participated in FIRST Championship Houston, including over 40 Florida teams across all programs – more than 500 students from around the state! The four-day event, attended by nearly 30,000 people, wrapped … Continue reading

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Duval County Public School Board Votes to Expand FIRST Robotics Programs

Duval County Public School Board vote expands FIRST LEGO League access for public school students to every Duval County middle school.  On July 12, 2016 the Duval County Public School Board voted to expand FIRST LEGO League teams to all middle schools, … Continue reading

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Florida FIRST LEGO League State Championship Celebrates Top Teams!

An update from your Suncoast FIRST LEGO League Regional Partner, Desh Bagley: On May 7, 2016, Hillsborough Community College (HCC) Dale Mabry Campus in Tampa, Florida, hosted the FIRST LEGO League Open State Championship for 36 of Florida’s top FLL … Continue reading

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New Florida FIRST Mentors & Supporters Community

Last summer, in an effort to raise the visibility of FIRST teams and better connect them with area mentors and supporters. we hosted an inaugural  Meet & Greet event in Tampa.  We did another event at the Orlando Science Center … Continue reading

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30+ Florida FIRST Teams @ Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faires Nov. 6-8

Over 30 FIRST teams across Florida will be participating in this weekend’s first ever Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faire, being held at stores throughout the state and nationwide all weekend long! Find a store near you for some local … Continue reading

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