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FIRST is a K12 robotics program founded by Dean Kamen (of Segway fame) that is designed to get kids interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM for short). In Memphis, there are a number of First Lego League Teams (30+), 14 First Robotics Competition teams and a few First Tech Challenge teams. All need mentors to help design, build and program robots. There is also an FLL Championship at the University of Memphis and a number of FRC Events to help the students with their robots. To find out more (including how to help out) please visit: http://memphisfirstteams.org/.
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