How To Start a Team - FLL or FLL JR

Saturday, August 4, 2018
Hours: 
8:30 - 10 am for FLL JR; 10:15 - Noon for FLL
Kansas City Engineering Zone
4825 Troost UMKC
64110 Kansas City , MO
Missouri US

Thinking of starting a FIRST LEGO League or FIRST LEGO League Junior Team?  New Coach?  Rookie Team?  Just need answers?

Please join our seminar to learn about FIRST coaching.

This informational seminar is offered two times in late summer.

August 4 and August 11

Time:

FLL JR (K - 3rd grade)   8:30 - 10:00 AM

FLL (4th - 8th grade)  10:15 - Noon

Come to learn about one or both programs.

Please RSVP via this link with the date, session (time), number attending, and school or area you are representing.

Topics covered:

  • Overview of the program
  • What does the season look like?
  • How to register a team
  • Youth Protection Program
  • What it costs to register and what you get.
  • Typical budget and what you need - supplies, equipment, tools
  • How to get funding
  • What does a typical meeting look like.
  • What functions you need to fill as adults
  • Where to go for help
  • Questions/Answers

For more information, contact Chrissy Chandler at gst-cchandler@kcstem.org

Interested in FTC or FRC: 

FTC (7th - 12th grade)  For more information contact Robert Dumler at rdumler@firstinspires.org.

FRC (9th - 12th grade)  please contact Robert Dumler at rdumler@firstinspires.org to set up a private workshop.

NOTE: This seminar is not the annual FLL Coach's Workshop.  The FLL Coaches' Workshop will be held on September 15, 2018 for registered FLL coaches and will be in depth on this year's challenge, the judged categories, programming, and building the robot.  It is an all-day workshop.