Florida Atlantic University

Educational Robotics Day Spring Semester: April 3rd 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Where: Education Building, Third floor hallway

Join educational robotic experts for hands-on experiences in the experimentation, design, and build robots that can be integrated into the K-12 classroom. Use the invention cycle as you interact with Dash, Mini Spero, Wedo Educational Legos, and Jimu Robots. Drop in anytime during our open hours. Set aside at least an hour.


The Department of Curriculum & Instruction at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida hosted Robotics Day at Davie Campus on November 8, 2023. Students were able to experience how to design, build, and program robots and experts were available to integrate robots into classroom activities. The event was livestreamed and recorded. For those that missed the event, the recordings are now available.

Robotics Day Videos - Interviews about Robotics

Dr. Brown and Dr. Powers Discuss Importance of Educational Robots for K12
Belinda Beckford Shares about Implementation of Robotics in the Classroom
James Nance Shares about Robotics and Drones in High School Settings
Nancy Rubin Shares about Teaching Robotics in Middle School Settings
Kelly Thomas Shares about Implementation of Robotics in Elementary Schools
Two Education Graduate Students Share how They is the Implementation of Robotics in Classroom and Community Settings
Two Undergraduate Students Share their Impressions about Robotics on Their Future Careers

Robotics Day Videos -Demonstrations of Educational Robots

Dr. Powers Teaches Child about Dash Robot
Dr. Powers Demonstrates Dash Robot
James Nance Demonstrates Drones
Auntaria Johnson Demonstrates Educational Legos
Mary Pat Smith Demonstrates Educational Legos
Jerral Horn Demonstrates Lit Bits
Lauri Rebar Demonstrates Lit Bits
Dr. Brown Demonstrates Mini Sphero Navigation
James Nance Demonstrates High School Created Robots
Kelly Thomas Demonstrates the Vex 123 Robots
Nancy Rubin Demonstrates Vex Robot