CORE is the Coordination of Robotics Education Program. CORE is an education and outreach program of the University of Houston, College of Technology.
CORE administers and/or assists with many youth robotics programs including FIRST LEGO League, Junior FIRST LEGO League, and EARLY Robotics. We are also glad to answer questions or make referrals for FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC), FIRST Robotics Challenge (FRC), VEX, Botball, BEST Robotics, and the TCEA Robotics Challenge.
FIRST LEGO LEAGUE INFORMATION (updated 11/21)
- REGISTRATION FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS WILL OPEN DECEMBER 13, 2015 ON THIS WEBSITE.
- Registration for local Houston Qualifiers is now closed. Email the FLL partner at email@example.com if you need assistance.
- Registration of new teams with FIRST is now closed.
- All announcements for the Houston FLL Region will be posted here and emailed to coaches of registered teams.
- REQUIRED FORMS (All)
FLL HOUSTON AREA TRAINING EVENTS
- FLL Kick Off Event at St. Agnes Academy – Sat. Sept. 12, √
- Houston FLL Training Day – Sept. 26 √
FLL PRACTICE EVENTS
- Katy FLL Practice Event, Friday Nov. 13, 6-9 p.m.
- UH Practice Event, Saturday, Nov. 21 (What a wonderful Practice Day! Thank you IEEE and the FLL Leadership Team for putting on a great practice day!)
FLL QUALIFYING TOURNAMENTS (updated 11/3/15)
- Dec. 4, Huntsville, after school, $75/Register 2 openings
- Dec. 5, York M.S. CISD , Spring, TX, CISD only, Closed
- Dec. 5, Strake Jesuit Prep., Houston, $100, Info/Reg. Full
- Dec. 5, Cinco JrH, Katy, $100, Info / Register Full
- Dec. 5, Sartartia M.S., Sugar Land, $100/Register 4 openings
- Dec. 5, Quail Valley, Missouri City, $100, Register 4 openings
- Dec. 12, Olle M.S., Alief ISD, $100/Register Full
- Dec. 12, Hamilton M.S., Houston, $75/Register Full
Houston FLL Champions Festival, Date 2/20/16
Location: Stafford High School Physical Education Complex, 1625 Staffordshire Road, Stafford, Texas 77477. This event will present both the Bayou City Tournament of Champions and the Lone Star FLL Championship.
At the Qualifying Tournaments, teams will receive either a Gold Advancement Ticket or a Silver Advancement Ticket. Teams receiving a Silver Ticket have the opportunity to attend the Bayou City Tournament of Champions. Teams receiving a Gold Ticket have the opportunity to attend the Lone Star FLL Championship Tournament. The advancement policy will be published prior to the Qualifiers.
REGISTRATION FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS WILL OPEN DECEMBER 13, 2015 ON THIS WEBSITE.
Junior FIRST LEGO League South Texas
South Texas Jr.FLL Official Expo December 12, 2015
Register REGISTRATION CLOSED
Location: St. Agnes Academy, 9000 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036
8:00 Set Up
9:00 Team Registration
10:00 Reviewers Interview Teams
We are pleased to announce that Dee Memon, Owner of Kids Robotic Academy is joining us as a Co-Partner and Sponsor for Jr.FLL in the South Texas – Houston Region. Welcome! ~Karen Cohen, Jr.FLL Partner, University of Houston
EARLY Robotics Quick Link
Higher Level FIRST Programs
FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Houston Quick Link
FIRST Robotics Challenge (FRC) Houston Quick Link
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.