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FLL Challenge Detail Show on Twitch

If you didn’t read the email from FIRST inviting you to the live show viewing party on FIRSTtv, where you’ll see the CITY SHAPERSM Challenge in detail that was yesterday, it is view-able on TWITCH below: Watch 2019 FIRST LEGO League Kickoff! … Continue reading

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Robotics Workshop featured on Chalkbeat

The STEM Robotics Workshop was featured in a Chalkbeat Education News. Click HERE for full story. Below is the summary from ASEE First Bell: Chalkbeat  (8/1) reports that a two-day robotics training program at the University of Memphis aims to … Continue reading

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Challenge, Updates, & Resources | Resource Library | FIRST

Challenge has been release… We have posted all the information HERE (or click on the “2019-20 Challenge” Link). Here is this year’s kickoff video:

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Official FLL Blog Feed added

Just wanted to mention that we added the official FLL Blog feed to the website (on the right hand side just under our sponsors. This will give you FLL news and info from FIRST.

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Get building with #CSGuesstheMissions!

The FLL #CSGuesstheMissions contest is open now until July30. Encourage teams to submit a 30-seconds or less video guessing one of the CITY SHAPERSM missions for a chance to win a prize pack.Contest details here. 

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New This year

FLL is allowing ANY PROGRAMMING language for use at competition this year. You can stick with EV3-G or use one of many languages out there. Click HERE for a list of Alternative Programming Languages for Lego Mindstorms. The page also … Continue reading

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Lego Spike Delayed

FYI, we just received word from Lego that the SPIKE release date has been pushed to early 2020 (so it will NOT be available for the “City Shaper” Season). According to the email: The release time frame for [Lego’s] newest … Continue reading

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Partners get hands on preview of SPIKE

At the FIRST community conference, your regional FLL Team got hands on experience with the beta version of the SPIKE robot and software (due out in Fall). Again, SPIKE does NOT replace the EV3. Lego will support both and they … Continue reading

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New TN Regional Map

FIRST has updated the TN FLL Regional Map. I am happy to report that Clarksville (and all of Montgomery County) is now officially in the West TN Region. This means by default Clarksville teams no longer have to change their … Continue reading

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Robotics Educators Workshop

Calling all STEM teachers! Interested in robotics? Want to learn how to start a competitive robotics team? Join us for a FREE 2-day training workshop to learn: Basics of robotics (mechanical systems, power, sensors, and more!) Robotics competition options Platform … Continue reading

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