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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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Guest Blog: Ninjineers Help Create the Future!

We kick off the start of the new school year with the first of what we hope will be a series of guest posts by Florida teams.  Starting us off is FIRST Robotics Competition team 2383, the Ninjineers, of American Heritage … Continue reading

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FIRST® Accepted into National/International 2014 Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Charity List

The new FIRST season has already kicked off for FIRST LEGO League, and FIRST Tech Challenge kicks off this coming Saturday, Sept. 6. Registration for FIRST Robotics Competition is just around the corner, too. We’re serving more youth than ever … Continue reading

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Florida FIRST Teams: Apply to Be Part of the FIRST Longitudinal Impact Study

Dear FIRST Team Leader, FIRST and Brandeis University are asking for your help with an important new evaluation initiative for FIRST. After months of planning, Brandeis University and FIRST are launching a new, multi-year impact study of student participants in the FIRST® LEGO® League, FIRST® Tech Challenge, and FIRST® Robotics competition programs … Continue reading

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FIRST President Jon Dudas Guest Columnist in Innovate-Educate

Check out the relaunch of the newly designed Innovate+Educate blog,  featuring two monthly columns: STEM on the Streets with original articles about our national STEM work, the people we meet and the places we travel and a Guest Blog with articles by pioneering thought leaders from … Continue reading

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