Thursday, January 20, 2011
LEGO's become Robots in Chattanooga
Reporter Ellis Smith of the Times Free Press does a great job detailing how the FIRST LEGO League encourages students to use LEGOs to build and program "robot solutions" using the LEGO Mindstorm kit, then playing a robot-and-board game that presents problem-solving challenges (e.g., improving the environment. The piece is here. The FLL World Festival is in April in St. Louis. Seems this would be good for process engineers and strategic-planning groups, in your office, eh?