Welcome to CORE

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CORE is the Coordination of Robotics Education Program. CORE is an education and outreach program of the University of Houston, College of Technology. Organizationally, CORE is part of the College’s Center for Technology Literacy, within the Department of Research.

FIRST LEGO League  South Texas – Houston Quick Link


  • FLL Houston 2014-2015 Season Schedule                                                         

    • Practice Days
      • Katy Practice Day, Cinco Ranch High School, Friday Oct. 24 after school.  No Fee.  Registration .
      • University of Houston Practice Day, College of Technology, Saturday Nov. 1, 9-12 a.m. No Fee.  FULL
      • Revere Middle School Practice Day (HISD), Friday Nov. 7, 5-7 p.m., $25, Registration  NEW PRACTICE EVENT!!
    • Qualifiers
      • Sugar Land Qualifier, Sartartia Middle School, Saturday Nov. 8, Fee $75, Registration
      • Katy Qualifier, Katy McMeans Junior High, Saturday Nov. 15, $85, Registration; Website  FULL 
      • College Park Qualifier, The Woodlands, Saturday Nov. 15, $100, Registration; Website  FULL
      • Huntsville Qualifier, Huntsville, Texas, November 8, $75, Registration
      • Strake Jesuit College Preparatory Qualifier, November 15, $85, Registration ; Website  FULL
      • Anthony Aguirre Junior High, Channelview, November 8, $85, Registration, Website
    • Championship
      • Bayou City FLL Classic, Saturday Dec. 6,  Stafford High School Physical Education Complex, Stafford, Texas.
      • This Tournament is for those team receiving a Silver Qualifying Ticket at a Qualifier.
        • Head Referee, Emery Wolf
        • Head Judge, Leesa Wolf
        • Emcee, tbd
        • Scorekeeper, Loong-Yi Tan
        • Volunteer Coordinator, tbd
      • Lone Star FLL Championship for South Texas- Houston December 13, Anthony Aguirre Junior High School, Channelview, Texas.
      • Those teams receiving a Gold Qualifying Ticket at a Qualifier will attend this tournament
        • Event Director, Karen Cohen (unless someone has a burning desire for this position)
        • Head Referee, Sami Khaleeq
        • Head Judge, tbd
        • Emcee, Carl Mixon
        • Scorekeeper, Laura Ramirez
        • Volunteer Coordinator, tbd
        • Jr.Fll Expo Coordinator, Brenda Meyer

Junior FIRST LEGO League South Texas – Houston Quick Link  

  • Kits are on backorder until November.
  • Expo: December 13, 2014 at the Lone Star FLL Regional Championship, Aguirre Junior High School, Channelview, TX, from 9-12 a.m.  Teams should bring their LEGO model and their Show Me poster and be prepared to speak with Reviewers during an interview  Teams should also prepare to visit with spectators viewing their model and poster.  Awards will be given following conclusion of all Reviewer interviews.  Teams are then invited to stay for the FLL Tournament robot matches that afternoon.
  • Coordinator:  Brenda Meyer, contact brendadmeyer@gmail.com

EARLY Robotics Quick Link 

FIRST Tech Challenge  (FTC) Houston  Quick Link

FIRST Robotics Challenge (FRC) Houston Quick Link


Questions? Contact kcohen@uh.edu