Kathryn Henley Homeless Shelter 

Shared snacks and presented our Robot, and gave play time with Robot, promoting STEM and robotics to economically disadvantaged children.

We thank our sponsors!

We have some amazing sponsors this year. Thank you sponsors for supporting our team! Future is bright for STEM and Robotics because of you.  

Update from FTC on Connectivity issues…

The annoying errors many FTC teams reported about disconnects from the ZTE Phones to Modern Robotics are addressed recently by Tom @FTC. Clearly, this is one of the most annoying issues, and disconnects on the field during a competition could spell disaster for any team. There are 3 suggestions made: May be it is the…

What is FTC? and How to get started?

FTC = FIRST Tech Challenge. Learn more about FTC here About FIRST FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) was founded in 1989 to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology by inventor Dean Kamen. Based in Manchester, NH, the 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity designs accessible, innovative programs that motivate young people to pursue…

TJ Star Event (June 2015)

tjSTAR is a research symposium held annually at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. Designed to enrich student learning and interest, this day-long, school-wide event of presentations, discussions, demonstrations, and interactive learning opportunities is intended to facilitate the sharing of student research projects, explore future research options, and discuss the research aspects of…