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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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2017 Houston FIRST in FL Championship Roundup

Over 15,000 students, ages 6-18, from nearly 700 teams from 33 countries participated in FIRST Championship Houston, including over 40 Florida teams across all programs – more than 500 students from around the state! The four-day event, attended by nearly 30,000 people, wrapped … 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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Florida FIRST LEGO League State Championship Celebrates Top Teams!

An update from your Suncoast FIRST LEGO League Regional Partner, Desh Bagley: On May 7, 2016, Hillsborough Community College (HCC) Dale Mabry Campus in Tampa, Florida, hosted the FIRST LEGO League Open State Championship for 36 of Florida’s top FLL … Continue reading

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