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Many schools are struggling to implement a robotics program this season and may not have the opportunity to attend an event either remotely or in-person. We've developed a series of self-paced Classroom Competition Activities utilizing VEX Education resources like VEXcode VR and STEM Labs to keep students engaged in robotics and address the workload of […]
If your team is still unable to participate due to district or school-specific restrictions, the Coaches Guide provides suggestions on how to start your own team or reach out to the community to start a team. Look inside for ways to navigate in-person, hybrid, or remote instruction and events. ➥ Covid-19 Updates
In order to pay with a credit card after registering your team, please download and complete this Credit Card Authorization Form and attach it to an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your team number and order number.
Table of scripts Emcees use to fill the down time between matches with information that is of interest to the audience that will support the event and provide helpful information about REC Foundation and VEX programs.
Engineering Notebook Rubric – The Engineering Notebook Rubric (formerly page 1 of the Design Award Rubric) is used to evaluate teams' Engineering Notebooks. Team Interview Rubric – The Team Interview Rubric (formerly page 2 of the Design Award Rubric) is used for all team interviews. Find instructions for use of these rubrics in the current […]
Find out which event format is right for you with this printable/digital at-a-glance guide. Compare all available event formats (in-person, remote, remote-recorded or virtual) with each event's specifications and requirements. ➥ Covid-19 Updates
As of the 2020-2021 competition season, Event Partners are required to undergo a background check prior to hosting an event. The EP Background Check FAQ references common questions and answers regarding the background screening process. More: Event Partner Background Check Process Becoming an Event Partner
This checklist is designed to be used as a general guide for planning your event. Each location and each event may have additional items that need to be completed specific to your venue and event. We encourage you to use this checklist alongside the Event Partner Guide and your Regional Support Manager while planning your […]
In the REC Foundation community, we are privileged to know and work with so many incredible mentors. In collaboration with VEX Robotics, it is our pleasure to share this short documentary about Coach Nekoda and the impact that he's had on his students in the White Mountain Apache Reservation. This documentary follows them on their […]
Over 50 girls from the Dallas, TX area gathered together at the Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas’s STEM Center of Excellence in October for our third annual Girl Powered Flagship Event, sponsored by Texas Instruments.Through Girl Powered, young women are building an interest in STEM fields, exploring science, and building robots. By hearing from female […]
At the VEX Robotics World Championship, students gather from around the world to make memories, learn lessons, face challenges and showcase their STEM problem solving abilities. From age seven to seventeen, the REC Foundation along with our partners and sponsors, are able to engage and excite students through robotics to go after their passion and […]