Assisting Competitors

Community involvement is a priority of RobotEx. Meetings held with local schools new to the competition helps continue the development of successful robotics programs. Staff members shared skills in sessions with the following schools:

  • Theodore High School
  • Burns Middle School
  • Faith Academy
  • St. Vincent's de Paul

Expanding the Program

RobotEx encourages more schools to join in the exciting learning experience of the BEST competition. By reaching out to North Mobile Christian and Saraland High School, RobotEx hopes to expand the availability of the BEST experience.

During visits to two Boy Scout groups (Troop 28 and Pack 28) and Denton Middle School, students explored the six sigma goal. Using paper clips and pennies, students examined the enormity of a million and the precision required to limit defects to 3.4 per million.