Category Archives: FIRST Resources

A Personal Note from Your Central Florida Regional Director

I wrap up my time as Regional Director in Central Florida today, June 30, closing the door on five awesome years of working in an official FIRST capacity with teams, coaches, volunteers and mentors across Central Florida and the state. … Continue reading

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FIRST in Florida Spotlight: Meet Your Florida FIRST Senior Mentors

Florida has an amazing field crew supporting FIRST programs statewide.  That crew includes countless volunteers, FIRST program partners in FIRST LEGO League Jr, FIRST LEGO League and FIRST Tech Challenge, Regional Directors supporting FIRST Robotics Competition and program partners, and … Continue reading

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Duval County Public School Board Votes to Expand FIRST Robotics Programs

Duval County Public School Board vote expands FIRST LEGO League access for public school students to every Duval County middle school.  On July 12, 2016 the Duval County Public School Board voted to expand FIRST LEGO League teams to all middle schools, … Continue reading

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New Florida FIRST Mentors & Supporters Community

Last summer, in an effort to raise the visibility of FIRST teams and better connect them with area mentors and supporters. we hosted an inaugural  Meet & Greet event in Tampa.  We did another event at the Orlando Science Center … Continue reading

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2016 Apple Engineering Technology Camp by January 4th

Do you know a high school sophomore or junior with what it takes to make it at Apple? FIRST is happy to announce that, through our partnership with Apple, we have been asked to nominate FIRST Participants for the 2016 … Continue reading

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