If your team is expecting to age out after this season you might want to check out the FTC program... From: Carol Edelman [mailto:[log in to unmask]] Sent: Friday, August 10, 2012 5:24 PM To: Swayne, Dominic - swaynedd Subject: Can you post this to your FLL list serv Exciting Opportunity: FIRST Tech Challenge Information and Workshop Session There will be an informational session/workshop on Saturday, August 18, 2012 from 9am until noon at the Virginia Air and Space Center<http://www.vasc.org/> in Hampton, VA. This workshop is free and open to the public, but registration is required. The session includes: what FTC is; FTC benefits in relation to students and teachers; parent and sponsor roles; and FTC importance in preparing students for 21st century skills. The session will also review basic technical skills and programming as it relates to FTC robots. If you are interested in starting an FTC team, or just want to learn more about FIRST, then this is for you! For more information, please contact [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>. Register by clicking here: http://virginiafirst.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=b5933058d3bcdfda84d7a5ff8&id=c540ddb577&e=abe533ee60 For more information about FIRST see: www.usfirst.org<http://www.usfirst.org/> For more information about VirginiaFIRST see: www.virginiafirst.org<http://www.virginiafirst.org/> Thanks!" -- To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". -- VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-ANNOUNCEMENTS-l.html to subscribe.