Hosting Organization: FIRST Tech Challenge New Jersey
Date: March 10, 2019
Learners Impacted: 480
The FIRST Tech Challenge New Jersey State Championship was the culmination of the hard work of 200 New Jersey FIRST Tech Challenge Teams. 48 of those 200 teams advanced to the state competition where they competed for a chance to advance to the FIRST World Championships in Detroit on April 23, 2019. New Jersey is proud to be sending 11 teams to Detroit this year! Made up of students from 7th through 12th grade, FIRST Tech Challenge teams are challenged to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format. Students learn STEM, and problem-solving skills through FIRST Tech Challenge.