RESOURCE LIBRARY

Master of Ceremonies (Emcee)

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: 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: Volunteer
Program: 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.

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.

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

Emcee and Game Announcer Training Material

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 16 2016

Training Materials for the Master of Ceremonies and Game Announcer volunteer roles for FIRST Robotics Competition.

Team Queuing

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 10 2016

The Team Queuing role for FIRST Robotics Competition plays a critical role in ensuring smooth flow of match play and maintaining the pace of the event.

Team Load-In/Out Attendant

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 09 2016

he Team Load-In/Out Attendant for FIRST Robotics Competition is critical to the safety of teams, volunteers, and the public during load-in/out processes. This is a physically active volunteer position that requires facilitating smooth team traffic flow and their robots throughout the event venue.

Safety Attendant

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 09 2016

Safety Attendant volunteers for FIRST Robotics Competition work together under the Safety Manager to help keep the event safe. Some volunteers may help by greeting visitors and handing out safety glasses at Safety Glass Stations.

Spare Parts Attendant

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 09 2016

The Spare Parts Attendant for FIRST Robotics Competition manages the distribution and loaning of spare materials to teams.