Educate Online Sponsored by the REC Foundation
Our Judges have begun to review all entries. We plan to have finalists posted by Tuesday June 22nd and Winners announced by Tuesday June 29th. Good luck teams.
Educate Online sponsored by the RECF Foundation
This challenge offers robotics competition teams the opportunity to help other schools and clubs learn from their experience. In this challenge, schools, clubs, and teams will produce a video on a specific subject area that new teams will learn from. We expect that you will have your own idea, but possible areas for the video include understanding how to analyze a game, how to build a specific mechanism such as a drive train, lifting arm, actuator, winch, etc., how to program using sensors, or how to best work as a team at a tournament. Use your imagination - the only restriction is that it must contain something useful for a new team to know about competition robotics
- VEX IQ teams should focus on how to support new VEX IQ teams
- VRC teams should focus on how to support new VRC teams
- VEX U teams should focus on how to support new VEX U teams
After seeing an increase of unprepared teams arriving at competitions, the Space Cookies VEX team, 1868N wants you to know what to bring so you'll be more prepared. Includes downloadable and printable checklist. This video contains subtitles to for easier access to those who are hard of hearing.
Youtube Link (in case it did not upload): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjBp8MMb1jU
Last season was our team's first year competing. We had many ups and downs and we want to share our experiences and things we learned with any new teams! We hope this helps and makes this process less scary and much more seamless!
In short, here are some things to look out for:
- Tournament Preparation
- Where/how to buy parts
- Recruitment &... Read more