RoboLeague Documentary”

This was a really nice documentary about FIRST robotics.

http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc/roboleague2015

“RoboLeague, a documentary airing on AT&T U-Verse Buzz Ch. 1000, follows five FIRST Robotics Competition teams as they strive for glory at the 2015 FIRST Championship! “

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Mary Rose Cook: A programming language for children

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDZ5Ku6whi0

“A child starts learning to read and write at age 5. Why can’t they start learning to program then, too? I am making Isla, a first programming language for young children. The accompanying environment is called Storytime and lets a child use Isla to write text adventures.”