FIRST is the organization that sponsors FIRST Tech Challenge, the competition that we compete in. Learn more about them below.
"FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) was founded in 1989 to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology" - Dean Kamen
FIRST creates new programs every year to motivate young people to pursue education and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math while learning self-confidence, knowledge, and life skills.
What are the Core Values of First?
Discovery: We are exploring
new competencies and ideas.
Innovation: For problem solving
we use creativity and persistence.
Impact: We 're applying what we
learn to make our world better.
Inclusion: We respect one another
and we accept our differences.
Teamwork: When we work
together we get stronger.
Fun: We enjoy what
we do and we celebrate!
If you are interested in FTC or any level of FIRST then make sure you go check out this website down below!