Team Robotic Boomerangs wins top award!

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Part 2 of the 2017 Vex Robotics Competition Nationals was held in Melbourne. Our team decided to have a final chance at playing the In the Zone season as they enjoyed the preparation for the entire season and have bonded and developed strong friendships over their love for robotics. Congratulations to our Team Robotic Boomerangs for their success at the … Read More

Robotic Boomerangs Team 89999A

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Presenting Innovate Technology and Robotics Academy’s robotics team for 2017 – Robotic Boomerangs, Team 89999A. Team 89999A members have participated in various robotics tournaments through the years and now in their teen years have decided to take their skills up further by participating in the Vex Robotics Competition “In the Zone” which is Season 2017 – 2018. The team took … Read More

Robotic Boomerangs Claims Tournament Champions Title at Season Opener

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Last Saturday, 12 August 2017, Innovate’s Team Robotic Boomerangs 89999A went to Doreen for the Season Opener of the Vex Robotics Competition “In the Zone” season 2017 – 2018. Our team had a great time, though it was a last minute dash to get everything ready but yes we did and yes we truly had fun! Watching other teams play … Read More

Team Robotic Boomerangs Takes on Australian Vex Nationals

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Innovate Technology and Robotics Academy’s Team Robotic Boomerangs 89999A (consisting of 3 members and of Vex IQ World Championships 2016) made a trip down to Wangaratta, Victoria where the Vex Robotics Nationals were held. There were 28 teams participating and all were school teams except for our Team Robotic Boomerangs. The team did very well and rose up to the … Read More

National Science Week 2016

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National Science Week 2016 – A celebration of Droids, Drones and Robots! What a fantastic week we all had visiting schools and presenting keynotes on Robots, Droids and Drones, plus engaging high school students in the area of coding. We brought along our robot friends to the schools. It was fun getting students to dance with the humanoids, together with … Read More

STEM Education at Robotics Academy

adminCoding, Educational Robotics, Engineering mechanisms, Lego Mindstorms EV3, Robotics, Robotics Incursions, Robotics Teacher Professional Development, STEAM Education, STEM Education, Teacher Professional Development, Technology programs for kids in Melbourne, Technology Programs for Teens, Vex IQ Robotics, Vex IQ Robotics Competition, Vex Robotics

Term 2 Robotics Academy programs came to an end last week and we are finishing up our school robotics programs this week. What can we say except that it has been such a fantastic term, more than the photos can tell! Our students did Australia proud by emerging 3rd position in the World Championships, our school and public academy programs … Read More

VEX Worlds 2016 – Our VEX IQ World Champions! No.3 in the world

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Check out our Australian team doing Australia proud at the world's largest robotics competition!   The VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) has become the world's largest robotics competition! The competition generates an enormous amount of dedication and passion towards robotics and STEM education. There were 1072 teams competing in the VRC in Louisville, Kentucky over the last weekend. What is even … Read More

Robotics Achievements at the Asia Pacific Robotics Championships

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At the recently concluded Asia Pacific Robotics Championships, we were very proud to place Australian teams on the map for robotics. Not only did Australia have representation at the Asia Pacific Robotics Championships, but we are estatic to announce the following Australian team winners: Team 7479 of Hillcrest Christian College won the Judges’ Award – Vex Robotics Competition Team 10629A … Read More