We are bringing Oregon Robotics Tournament and Outreach Program (ORTOP) back to the Gorge for our annual training for FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Coaches. This FREE one-day workshop will be Saturday, Sept 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Hood River Extension (2990 Experiment Station Dr, Hood River). The workshop includes:
- Introduction to FIRST LEGO League: Learn the basics of getting started in FIRST LEGO League, hands-on building an EV3 robot and learn some basic programming.
- Coaching and Mentoring Techniques: Focus on specific parts of the FIRST LEGO League program – Robot Game, Project and Core Values, best practices for being a coach/mentor, continue to learn to program using the EV3 robot.
- Robot Techniques: Focus on learning important programming and mechanical design techniques to teach skills to your team.