Robotics

Tech company donates to Shepherd student organization - Herald-Mail Media

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Herald-Mail Media

Tech company donates to Shepherd student organization
Herald-Mail Media
Keisha Burns, a computer information-technology major from Hedgesville, W.Va., and IEEE student branch vice president, said the donation will benefit the club and its subgroups, such as robotics and women in technology. “We're going to be able to do ...

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Springfield schools ahead of Ohio push for computer science classes - Springfield News Sun

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Springfield News Sun

Springfield schools ahead of Ohio push for computer science classes
Springfield News Sun
Students can take robotics, video game design, coding and other classes at Springfield High School. Seventh and eighth graders also can take an introductory robotic and computer design class. Also, Horace Mann is offering a computer science class to ...

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Bethel, Junction City school districts to receive more than $330000 in grants for career tech ed courses - The Register-Guard

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The Register-Guard

Bethel, Junction City school districts to receive more than $330000 in grants for career tech ed courses
The Register-Guard
William Welch, a junior at Willamette High School, works on project in his robotics class at the school in Eugene. The Bethel School District soon will receive $332,181 in grant money from the Oregon Department of Education as part of the state's CTE ...

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Robots can set us free and reverse decline, says Labour's Tom Watson - The Guardian

December 10, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Guardian

Robots can set us free and reverse decline, says Labour's Tom Watson
The Guardian
... incentivise companies to invest more in new technologies, an increase in research and development, and expanding employment protections to all workers including agency staff and contractors. Helen Mountfield QC, who co-chaired the commission, said ...

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Ashley Furniture Sponsors Robotics Programs for School Districts in Mississippi and Wisconsin - Furniture World Magazine (press release)

December 10, 2017 - 3:18pm

Ashley Furniture Sponsors Robotics Programs for School Districts in Mississippi and Wisconsin
Furniture World Magazine (press release)
More about VEX Robotics: VEX Robotics is a leading provider of educational and competitive robotics products to schools, universities and robotics teams around the world. Their VEX IQ and VEX EDR product lines span elementary, middle, and high schools ...

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Local team gets boost for robotics contest from NASA grant - The Keene Sentinel

December 10, 2017 - 1:45pm

The Keene Sentinel

Local team gets boost for robotics contest from NASA grant
The Keene Sentinel
The award recognizes community leaders who have supported business education partnerships and worked to promote student success. Walker was honored for his work within the Peterborough community, especially in implementing a fire science program at the ...

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Lakeshore Technical College to offer robotics maintenance seminars | School notes - Herald Times Reporter

December 10, 2017 - 11:05am

Herald Times Reporter

Lakeshore Technical College to offer robotics maintenance seminars | School notes
Herald Times Reporter
8-10, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This course is designed for industrial maintenance professionals who repair and maintain Fanuc robots. The course will discuss robot safety, robot equipment and theory of operation, periodic maintenance and backlash ...

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Taking tech to young minds - The Hindu

December 10, 2017 - 6:33am

The Hindu

Taking tech to young minds
The Hindu
The labs contain educational 'do it yourself' kits, science, electronics, and robotics equipment, open source microcontroller boards, sensors, 3D printers, and computers. I was told about our modules, the packages that we'd be explaining, and all other ...

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Kingsport's inaugural FIRST Lego Robotics competition held at DB - Kingsport Times News

December 10, 2017 - 12:09am

Kingsport Times News

Kingsport's inaugural FIRST Lego Robotics competition held at DB
Kingsport Times News
D-B's robotics team sponsored the FIRST Lego League regional event, which also included demonstrations for the younger students, including a strong contingency from the grades K-5 St. Dominic Catholic School and Kingsport City Schools. Grades 6-8 teams ...

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Robotics competition spurs interest in STEM fields - Martins Ferry Times Leader

December 10, 2017 - 12:04am

Martins Ferry Times Leader

Robotics competition spurs interest in STEM fields
Martins Ferry Times Leader
In addition to the support robotics team members receive from the school, the Barnesville team is sponsored by Riesbeck's Food Markets, WesBanco, Lakeland Foods, Flag Floors, Campbell Plumly Milburn Funeral Home, Cen-Pe-Co Lubricants, the Wood Fired ...

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Why it's essential for Pa. to invest in education - The Philadelphia Tribune

December 9, 2017 - 6:37pm

Why it's essential for Pa. to invest in education
The Philadelphia Tribune
More than 15,000 people are now getting the specialized training from nearly 750 apprenticeship programs. They are gaining increased skills, and a nationally recognized credentials, in a wide range of fields from the traditional trades to robotics and ...

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Education Foundation of Eagle County awards equity grants to local schools - Vail Daily News

December 9, 2017 - 6:36pm

Education Foundation of Eagle County awards equity grants to local schools
Vail Daily News
EAGLE COUNTY — The Education Foundation of Eagle County Board of Trustees recently announced 2017-18 school year grant awards in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM); equity and staffing; and arts and music benefiting students ...

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Ivy Center promotes robotics program - Pine Bluff Commercial

December 9, 2017 - 4:36pm

Pine Bluff Commercial

Ivy Center promotes robotics program
Pine Bluff Commercial
Sederick Rice, Ph.D, an assistant professor at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, is collaborating with the Ivy Center for Education in robotics and programming, according to a news release. Rice introduced the robotics program to Ivy Center ...

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Wolf, Causer, Scarnati agree on supporting children's education - Bradford Era

December 9, 2017 - 10:45am

Wolf, Causer, Scarnati agree on supporting children's education
Bradford Era
In 2016, Wolf said he directed the state Department of Labor and Industry to establish the Apprenticeship and Training Office to encourage more businesses and schools to provide apprenticeships. “More than 15,000 people are now getting the specialized ...

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Buckingham VEX robotics squad in scrum today - TheReporter.Com

December 8, 2017 - 10:15pm

Buckingham VEX robotics squad in scrum today
TheReporter.Com
In the last competition before the December holidays, Buckingham Charter High today will field four robotics teams in a scrum at Vanden High in Fairfield. RoboKnights VEX squads will compete against other schools' teams in a contest dubbed “In the Zone ...

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Buckingham VEX robotics squad in scrum today - TheReporter.Com

December 8, 2017 - 10:15pm

Buckingham VEX robotics squad in scrum today
TheReporter.Com
In the last competition before the December holidays, Buckingham Charter High today will field four robotics teams in a scrum at Vanden High in Fairfield. RoboKnights VEX squads will compete against other schools' teams in a contest dubbed “In the Zone ...

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Development and Market of Robotics Education growth prospects forecast period of 2017-2022 - Newsient (blog)

December 8, 2017 - 11:26am

Newsient (blog)

Development and Market of Robotics Education growth prospects forecast period of 2017-2022
Newsient (blog)
HTF MI published a new industry research that focuses on Robotics Education market and delivers in-depth market analysis and future prospects of United States Robotics Education market. The study covers significant data which makes the research ...

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UBTech Robots eye bigger market coverage - Business Mirror

December 8, 2017 - 11:15am

Business Mirror

UBTech Robots eye bigger market coverage
Business Mirror
TO be able to get a bigger share of the local market, Banbros Commercial has tapped two sectors that can boost the sales of the technology device. “We are the first to position robots in retail for both entertainment and education. Traditionally, the ...

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St Albans school pupils awarded at Lego robotics competition - Herts Advertiser

December 8, 2017 - 7:39am

Herts Advertiser

St Albans school pupils awarded at Lego robotics competition
Herts Advertiser
The team. From left to right are Ella Katz, Olivia Chrisp, Will Collins, Stefan Cayless and Salim Hanafi. Photo: Beaumont School. Archant. A group of future engineers and computer programmers have been recognised at a major LEGO competition. Share ...

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Booker High Hosts Booker Bash Robotics Competition - SRQ Daily ... - SRQ Magazine

December 8, 2017 - 12:10am

Booker High Hosts Booker Bash Robotics Competition - SRQ Daily ...
SRQ Magazine
The first-ever Booker Bash VEX Robotics Competition will be held from 8am–noon, Saturday, Dec. 9, in the Booker High School cafeteria. The event will feature over 40 robotics teams from 13 Sarasota County schools, plus teams from Tampa, Naples and ...

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