2017 WorldSkills Mobile Robotics Competition Sponsor

kristielCompetitions & Contests, Robotics, STEM Education

2017 WorldSkills Mobile Robotics Competition Sponsor

Teams from around the globe are preparing themselves for the 44th WorldSkills Competition in October. This event will take place at ADNEC in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. With over 1,300 participants from 77 countries, this event is sure to showcase the value of skills. There will be 51 different skill competitions representing six skill sectors. We … Read More

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Celebrate National Robotics Week with fischertechnik!

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Celebrate National Robotics Week with fischertechnik!

National Robotics Week has begun! This is an exciting week for makers, programmers, coders, robot enthusiasts, and anyone interested in learning more about building robots. Initiated in 2010, this annual event promotes the importance of “robo technology”. A week-long series of events and activities are scheduled to increase awareness of the importance of STEM skill sets. Last year, there were … Read More

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Enter the Makeblock Rescue Robot Contest

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Enter the Makeblock Rescue Robot Contest

Exciting news for makers, Makeblock recently announced a new robotics building contest. Become the hero by creating your own rescue robot to save people during a disastrous situation. This is a great opportunity to do good and be rewarded with a chance to win big! There are 25 prizes that will be awarded. You can win up to $1,000 cash. What’s not … Read More

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Studica is Now an AndyMark Distributor in Canada

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Robotics

Studica is Now a Distributor for AndyMark in Canada

Robotics education is a key focus of AndyMark. Creating electrical and mechanical parts used in robotics competitions is their passion. Being headquartered in the United States presented some unique obstacles for competitors living in Canada looking to use their products. Purchasing across borders gets complicated when customs and currency conversions come into play. Not to mention, builders on a tight schedule don’t have the time to wait … Read More

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Free Student Version of Lumion Now Available

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Lumion, Student Discount

Free Student Version of Lumion Architectural Visualization Software Now Available

 If you are a student looking to prepare for a career in architecture and construction engineering, proficiency in Lumion is a great skill to have. After all, 61 of the top 100 architect companies in the world use Lumion. A real-time 3D architectural visualization tool, Lumion allows architects and designers to create impressive visualizations in a short amount of time. Lumion can … Read More

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Kickstart Robotics with Wonder League and Win Prizes

kristielCoding & Programming, Competitions & Contests

Kickstart Robotics with Wonder League and Win Prizes

Now you can lead the coding movement in your school with help from Wonder Workshop’s Wonder League! Register to start your own Robotics club before July 10th, 2016 and you can be entered for a chance to win $10,000 for your school district. The Wonder League inspires the creators of tomorrow with a fun, engaging robotics and coding platform. Join … Read More

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Wonder League Robotics Competition for Ages 6-11

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Robotics, STEM Education

Wonder Workshop has started their first Wonder League Robotics Competition and the Minions are all over it! Teams from around the USA and their Dash and Dot robots are ready for action. The grand prize winners will get an all-expense paid STEM Field Trip to California. This trip will allow the winners to meet with top professionals in engineering, game … Read More

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Studica Congratulates WorldSkills Competition Winners

kristielCompetitions & Contests, Robotics, STEM Education, WorldSkills Robotics

Studica congratulates all the competitors and the 800 volunteers that took part in the 43rd WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil. This was an incredible success thanks in large part to the global network of partners, sponsors, advocates and supporters that are dedicated to developing skills excellence across the 75 WorldSkills Member countries. STEM education initiatives that are driving academic … Read More

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WorldSkills 2015 Skills Competitions Heat Up

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

Our coverage of WorldSkills has mainly focused on the mobile robotics and a few other skill competitions. However, there is so much going on at WorldSkills. The size and scope of this professional education event is massive. This professional education event really is the largest in the world. There are 46 different skill competitions at WorldSkills 2015. They are broken … Read More

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WorldSkills Competitors Demonstrate Trade Skills using STEM Approach

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

Today marks the second official day of the Mobile Robotics Competition at WorldSkills 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil. Each team of two, from the 23 different countries competing, will be asked to build, program and troubleshoot their own robotic designs, which will then be required to fulfill tasks commonly demonstrated in manufacturing settings. This is a perfect example of STEM … Read More

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