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Engaging and Empowering Students

Robotics: Connecting school, work, life

Yakima (WA) School District expands robotics programs, student options, with TETRIX®

Additional Robotics articles: Novices overcome obstacles, take gold at SkillsUSA® Robotics: Urban Search & Rescue Thirsty for success 2018-19 FIRST ® Tech Challenge season coming soon! Administrators and . . .

Novices overcome obstacles, take gold at SkillsUSA® Robotics: Urban Search & Rescue

Additional Robotics articles: Thirsty for success 2018-19 FIRST ® Tech Challenge season coming soon! Robotics: Connecting school, work, life LOUISVILLE, KY – Recently, 6,300 students participated in the . . .

Maximum STEM: Range of offerings perfect for Las Vegas junior high

It was an ambitious request. Educator John Walz was asked in 2016 to build a STEAM program for Silvestri Junior High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. The vision was multifaceted: expose students to a wide range of subjects to hook their interest while also . . .

Massachusetts Army National Guard takes lead with USAR

TETRIX® materials strengthen statewide effort with Urban Search & Rescue competition

BEDFORD, MA – Providing students with hands-on robotics experience opens doors to their future. Strengthening STEM skills benefits all of our communities by giving today’s youth the knowledge they will need to tackle tomorrow’s . . .

PRIME goes to college

TETRIX® PRIME an important part of University of Waterloo’s Engineering Design Days

WATERLOO, ONTARIO, Canada – Pitsco’s TETRIX® PRIME building system was originally designed for middle school students to facilitate ease of use in building robots. We are starting to realize more and more, however, that PRIME . . .

The robotics launching pad

FIRST® Tech Challenge mentor in Atlanta inspires students to succeed in college and careers

Following an early exit from a FIRST ® Tech Challenge competition years ago, members of the RoboKnights asked their teacher, Jo Ray Van Vliet, if they could build some of their own designs using the TETRIX® robotics building system.

The RoboChair project

Engineer uses TETRIX® to build proof of concept for innovative wheelchair

QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA –  Pitsco’s TETRIX® MAX building system was introduced in 2008 as a metal building system geared toward robotics competitions. Even then, though, as an education company, Pitsco was already researching ways . . .

Living the American dream

Parents’ example and career education create a clear path toward engineering for Texas student heading to Embry-Riddle

SOMERSET, TX – The American dream is alive and well in tiny Somerset, TX, and career education is playing a large role in the process. Enrique Ayala is in his first semester at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University this fall, a rare . . .