RESOURCE LIBRARY

Master of Ceremonies (Emcee)

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Master of Ceremonies (aka MC or Emcee) is the individual primarily responsible for setting the tone of the competition. He/she creates and sustains an exciting and fun atmosphere throughout the event; embodies the spirit of FIRST and is the consummate FIRST ambassador. 

Game Announcer

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Game Announcer for FIRST Robotics Competition is a Key Volunteer position. They work as part of a team with the Master of Ceremonies to energize the teams and spectators to generate interest and enthusiasm throughout the matches.

FIRST Technical Advisor Assistant (FTAA)

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The FIRST Technical Advisor Assistants help keep the FIRST Robotics Competition field and event running smoothly and work in collaboration with the FIRST Technical Advisor.

Field Supervisor

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

Field Supervisor for FIRST Robotics Competition is a Key Volunteer position. They supervise field assembly and disassembly in collaboration with the FIRST Technical Advisor.

Control System Advisor

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Control System Advisor assists teams with Robot Control System-related issues

Webcast Operator

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Mar. 15 2017

The webcast operator volunteer role for the FIRST Robotics Competition operates FIRST Webcast Unit, creating a live video stream for engagement outside the arena. Work under the direction of the FTA. Create an exciting, cohesive experience for web spectators, and create an archive for teams to re-live the event.

Ask an Expert Webinars

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
Jul. 18 2016

Register for an upcoming webinar or watch previously recorded ones that provide insights from Challenge subject matter experts or general season tips.

FIRST Tech Challenge Volunteer Resources

Content Type: FIRST Tech Challenge
Jul. 05 2016

Resources for FIRST Tech Challenge Volunteer training and development

Top 5 Myths of Teaching STEM in the Classroom - Infographic

Content Type: FIRST General
Jun. 10 2016

Learn more about the top 5 myths about teaching STEM from this infographic

Workshops and Conferences

Content Type: FIRST General
May. 20 2016

Archive of past FIRST Championship Conference presentations