Press Release: New Robotics Teams Prepare for Competition

January 26, 2017, Philadelphia, PA, For Immediate Release Twenty-six robotics teams from schools across Philadelphia are set to go head to head in a qualifying tournament at Central High School on Jan. 28. Teams have to work together in a series of shifting alliances to skillfully maneuver their robots to accomplish a variety of tasks …

Inquirer: In Philly schools, a robotics reboot

“Our experience at Central is the richest when we have a whole community of robotics teams around us to work with,” said Michael Johnson, a science teacher and the head coach of what has grown into the largest student group at Central, with 100 participants. “We want to open up new opportunities elsewhere. We’re talking …

Press Release: Central Robotics Coalition Restarts Philadelphia Teams

November 14, 2016 The RoboLancers, Central High School’s award-winning robotics team, is excited to announce the launch of a new initiative to provide funding and mentors to restart robotics teams in schools throughout the city. The Central Robotics Coalition’s mission is to connect businesses, universities, and foundations with Philadelphia public high school robotics teams, building …