Robotics / First Tech Challenge

Fee $100

(Current 8th graders only) Attention FTC Participants!!

Supervisor: Shane Edler, sedler@psdschools.org  , 970-214-4563   

Day / Time: Make contact with Mr. Edler

Season: September thru January

Description: The First Tech Challenge is a competition that is designed to advance students in the building and programming of robots.  FTC is the next step in the FIRST progression of robotics.  This competition uses the Tetrix building platform that has students create metal robots using servos and motors to operate them.  It is the next level of competition after Lego Robotics.

Preston will host an optional parent/student informational meeting for the First Tech Challenge season on August 30th from 6:00 to 6:30 in room S115.

Our first official practice day is TBD at Preston MS.