The 3rd annual City of Indianapolis VEX Robotics Championship was a success with over 130 school teams from Indy elementary, middle, and high schools competing Nov. 15 – 16, 2014. The STEM Fair was host to over 35 booths featuring hands-on STEM learning activities such as robot chess and mathematics pentathlon.
Please see below for the full list of participating schools and teams.
2014 School Team Lists
TechPoint Foundation Bridge Builder
TechPoint Foundation for Youth selected Gregory A. Ballard, Mayor of Indianapolis, as the 2015 Bridge Builder Award recipient. The Bridge Builder Award is given to an individual, program, or organization that has transformed technology education for Indiana’s students who are typically underrepresented in STEM fields, including girls, minorities, and students from low-income backgrounds. Mayor Ballard received this award in recognition of his vision, commitment, and steadfast pursuit of providing all students in Indianapolis with an opportunity to meaningfully engage in robotics education. Watch his interview below!