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June 16, 2021 Dean’s Homework for Teams; New Social-Emotional Learning Activities
June 2, 2021 Celebrating LGBTQ+ Pride Month & Our Next Robotics Season
May 19, 2021 The Countdown is On; Season Celebrations; Equity in Innovation
May 6, 2021 Introducing the FIRST Educators Recognition Program
April 27, 2021 Celebrating Young Innovators, Volunteers, and FIRST Graduates
April 14, 2021 The power of mentorship for women in STEM
March 31, 2021 Let’s celebrate National Robotics Week!
March 17, 2021 We’re celebrating 32 years of FIRST, Christa McAuliffe’s legacy, and game-changing voices.
March 3, 2021 Command-based programming activities, LEGO Star Wars build winners
February 17, 2021 FIRSTtv to Explore STEM and Advancing Equity in Sports
February 3, 2021 How leveraging curiosity keeps students engaged from afar
January 16, 2021 FIRSTtv's Beyond the Bots premieres TODAY (we're exploring game design evolution)
January 6, 2021 Kickoff is just three days away
December 21, 2020 Annual Impact Report, Innovation Challenge, Tablet-transporting robots
December 9, 2020 LEGO Star Wars Holiday Contest, Hour of Code on FIRSTtv
November 24, 2020 Free shipping in the FIRST Store and STEM conversations with sports stars
November 11, 2020 How to explore STEM remotely, FIRST in the news, and equity in education
October 28, 2020 New FIRST Strategic Partner Disney, Peace Love Robots Mask, and a Virtual College Fair
October 14, 2020 FIRST Innovation Challenge, FIRST Education webinar, and grant opportunities
September 30, 2020 2021 FIRST Robotics Competition season updates, STEM equity grantees
September 16, 2020 ULTIMATE GOALSM presented by Qualcomm unveiled
September 2, 2020 New FIRST Robotics VR Experience; 10 Days to ULTIMATE GOALSM
August 19, 2020 FIRST Mentor Network launches; FIRST Tech Challenge season kicks off soon
August 5, 2020 FIRST LEGO League challenges announced; New GAME CHANGERS merch
July 22, 2020 FIRST LEGO League season kicks off; Remote events update
July 1, 2020 Global Innovation Award teams celebrated; ULTIMATE GOAL revealed
June 24, 2020 Two ways to celebrate FIRST LEGO League innovators this week
June 11, 2020 FIRST to be featured on Food Network; new FIRST @ Home activities
May 19, 2020 New FIRST LEGO League Look and Season, FIRST Signing Day for Grads Tomorrow
May 6, 2020 Virtual Showcase Highlights, Next FIRST Season Theme Revealed
April 30, 2020 Join the FIRST Virtual Showcase, Star Wars Day, and more – from home!
March 4, 2020 Tips for robotics parents from “black-ish”
February 19, 2020 Watch FIRST on ABC’s “black-ish” Tuesday
January 29, 2020 5 ways to prepare students for the STEM economy
January 15, 2020 R2-D2 helps unveil INFINITE RECHARGE game details
January 3, 2020 1 day until INFINITE RECHARGESM kicks off