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My FIRST® LEGO® League Global Innovation Award experience

February 23, 2017

Today’s post was written by Neha, a FIRST® LEGO® League team member who attended last year’s FIRST LEGO League Global Innovation Award Ceremony in Washington, DC for their PLASTIC ZERO invention, a packaging made from shape memory polymers. Last year, Team Gryffindor 20428 was selected to be one of the 20 semi-finalists for the FIRST… Read More ›

We LOVE team innovation

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we want to highlight a story about team innovation- one of the reasons why we love FIRST® LEGO® League! FIRST LEGO League Team 16040, the Cambridge Christian School FIRST Lancer LEGObots, recently worked with the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa, FL, USA to provide an enrichment activity for the… Read More ›

Happy Kid Inventors’ Day!

Did you know that January 17th is Kid Inventors’ Day? We’re celebrating here at FIRST® Headquarters in Manchester, NH, USA! Although we’re inspired by our teams every day, we think you all deserve an additional shout-out today. Your problem-solving skills, creativity and passion to make the world a better place makes us proud and excited… Read More ›

Steer your career toward innovation

TJ Evarts, a former FIRST® LEGO® League team member and a Shark Tank contestant, will host a highly anticipated Twitter chat on Thursday, June 9, from 6-7 p.m. EDT, using our @FIRSTLEGOLeague Twitter account. Before TJ had his own driver’s license,  he and his Smart Move season teammates, The Inventioneers, invented a steering wheel cover that prevents drivers from being distracted.  SMARTwheel is… Read More ›

NeXT Generation bridges the progression of programs

Our FIRST ®LEGO® League Global Innovation semi-finalists, runners-up and winners do not necessarily end their work when their winning seasons are over. We caught up with the 2015 FLL WORLD CLASSSM semi-finalists, NeXT Generation, of Tully, NY, USA, who have had quite an exciting year working with teams in three of the four FIRST® programs. Earlier this season, NeXT GEN… Read More ›

Winter ‘Storm’ update

Last season’s FLL WORLD CLASSSM Global Innovation winning team, Team Storm of Terre Haute, Ind., USA, walked away with the top prize of $20,000 USD to further develop their ROY G. BIV Math System to aid students struggling with dyslexia. Coach Lori Langley recently checked in with the team’s progress. At the end of May 2015, we… Read More ›

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