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Mentor Spotlight: Engineering Mentor encourages students through Future City

STEM learning is critical to a 21st century education. In order to prepare students to meet these future workforce demands, it is important to spark an interest in engineering today. That is where Future City comes in. Future City is an educational engineering competition for middle school students that combine a stimulating engineering challenge withContinue Reading >

More than 60 Robotics Teams Compete at Central Texas FIRST® LEGO® League Invitational

The STEM Council at Skillpoint Alliance is pleased to announce that 60 area robotics teams participating in the Central Texas FIRST® LEGO® League presented by Intel are participating in the Central Texas Invitational tournament this Saturday at Connally High School (Pflugerville ISD). One team will earn the opportunity to continue its season at the FIRST®Continue Reading >

Skillpoint is Getting Amped Up for Amplify Austin 2014

Skillpoint Alliance is thrilled to be participating in the second annual Amplify Austin community-wide giving day, beginning Thursday, March 20 at 6pm and ending at 6pm Friday, March 21. Amplify Austin, presented by I Live Here, I Give Here, is an initiative to increase philanthropy in Central Texas through online giving in a 24 hourContinue Reading >