Rigorous STEM education using state-of-the art robotics kits - Robotics encompasses multiple disciplines, including mechanical engineering, software programming, and electronics. Life skills which are integrated throughout all phases of the program – Teaching life skills are integrated throughout the academic portion of the program. Meaningful Mentoring – One-on-one guidance and support in a safe setting facilitate by accountable leadership. Teach Me Robotics2012
Boys and girls 9-11 years old; 89% come from single parent families or live with a caregiver other than a parent; Most participants qualify for the government free lunch program and are considered low-income. Teach Me Robotics2012
advanced 32-bit programmable microcontrollers; drag and drop programming software and interactive challenges; smart sensors, active Numerous configurations possible Reusable parts SMART Technology 32-Bit programming Programmable microprocessors Drag and drop icons Teach Me Robotics 2012
Increased math comprehension and technology skills Improved social responsibility and life skills 89% attendance achieved Provided safe environment for competition Established mentor relationships2012 Teach Me Robotics
Sunburst Elementary School Washington School District Best Buy, Inc. Arizona State University Empowering Our Future Life Skills Curriculum Rubio’s Mexican Restaurants Fry’s Marketplace2012 Teach Me Robotics
STEM LIFE SKILLS CURRICULUM CURRICULUM Interdisciplinary Personal responsibility Innovation opportunities Goal setting Creative design Dynamic leadership Critical thinking Competitive team work Hands-on learning Relationship building Real world application2012 Teach Me Robotics
Grant Proposal Resource Budget Materials 10,000.00 Salaries 11,200.00 Competition 3,000.00 Total Request 24,400.00 Teach Me Robotics2012
Michael Crow, President Arizona State University Elizabeth Langland, Dean of New College Vice-Provost Arizona State University Kathleen Grimes, Instructional Designer New College Teach Me Robotics2012
NASA Grant WritingGuidebookFIRST LEGO LeagueOrganizationLEGO MindstormsHow to Teach Kidsabout the LEGOMindstorm, eHow.com 2012
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