Posts Tagged ‘ 4-H robotics ’

4-H robotics program grows

May 31st, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Campus News, Issue, May 31

It started with a $2.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation and has grown into a program that is reaching thousands of youth across the nation, getting them more interested in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM. The program — Geospatial and Robotics Technologies for the 21st Century, or GEAR-Tech-21 (, — is […]

$2.5M grant steers 4-H robotics curriculum into nation’s schools

Jan 8th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 8, 2009

Nebraska 4-H is emerging as a national leader in science education, thanks to a nearly $2.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation that is taking 4-H robotics and GPS/GIS curriculum national. The new grant, “Scale-Up: National Robotics in 4-H: Workforce Skills for the 21st Century,” allows 4-H to expand its current program, offered mostly […]