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FIRST Tech Challenge JUMP START
August 16 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Join us for this special Coaches Workshop for the Mercedes ISD FIRST Tech Challenge educators. This session will spotlight the following topics:
- How to register your team and season milestones
- What is FIRST and how to maximize your experience for your students
- How to effectively recruit team members
- Social Media / Outreach and the Engineering Notebook
- What comes in the box of parts and resources
- Basic programming and troubleshooting of communication systems
- The Judging Process
- Financial sustainability and fundraising
- What to expect at your first event (process)
This session is only available for educators at Mercedes ISD. Snacks will be provided and coaches are expected to bring their laptop and robot kits to class.