FTC Update: Thank your Mentor Day, Programming Survey, FIRST Scholarships

FTCicon_RGBIt’s national Thank your Mentor Day.  Thank you FTC Mentors! (We couldn’t do this without you)mentor month


  1. Announcing 1-credit hour Mentor Training
  2. Team Programming Survey
  3. IR Beacons temporarily out of stock
  4. FIRST Scholarships update

1.   Beginning Feb. 18, FTC Coaches and Mentors will have access to a free, IACET certified, online continuing education course.  Visit the FTC Blog for more information.

2.  We want to know what programming language you use.  Let us know by taking this survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/V2VZPVD.  It should take 2 minutes or less.

3.   The IR Beacon is temporarily out of stock at HITECHNIC.com.  We currently expect them to be available mid- to late- February.  We’ll keep you posted on any relevant updates to their availability.

4.  Check out the scholarships FIRST students are eligible for.  There are several brand-new ones, like the Bart Kamen FIRST Memorial Scholarship fund.  The deadlines for many of these scholarships are coming soon, so don’t forget to take a look: FIRST Scholarship Updates


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