Our 2016 FHS exchange students/team xbot awesome robot builders: Tania [left photo - Bangladesh] and Victoria [Brazil] in the cockpit taking off and landing flight simulator.
Museum of Flight May 2016 -- Thank You to Fred Quarnstrom (Fellow Rainier Valley Rotarian, Museum of Flight Docent, pilot and Vietnam war veteran) and The Jim & Jeannie Morris Scholarship for a day at the Museum of Flight. 40+ team xbot students & mentors were treated to guided tours of WWI & WWII, Space and hands on Aviation Learning Center - taking off and landing a plane. .
XBOT ROBOTICS is dedicated to providing educational opportunities in STEAM project based activities. xbot robotics has provides 100+ students annually resulting in 12,000+ hours of STEM training: Computer Aided Design (CAD), design/build/programming FIRST Robots, laser cutter training, 3D modeling and 3D printing hands on training.
Franklin HS is a Seattle urban school with 94% students of color, 68% free/reduced lunch students and 54% students from English Language Learner homes. FHS has been the home for team xbot #488 competition robotics team since 2001.
team xbot Makes Technology Fun
team xbot partnering with Microsoft Education
Aspiring Young Robotic Engineers. .
Games Robots Play To celebrate National Robotics Week, watch how these robots battle other robots in this high-octane, high school competition. Inside this Microsoft Hardware lab in Redmond, several engineers donate their time to mentoring students from disadvantaged households to pursue educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math.