Staff Stories on the VRT

Staff Reveal What They Like the Most about the VRT When you work for a company, if you’re very lucky you are able to share your passion and commitment with several other team members. Here at Cogmation Robotics, located in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada; we’re lucky to be surrounded with like-minded professionals who share the same […]

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Don’t Forget About STEM This Summer

The Forgotten Option of STEM After-School There are no shortages of after-school activities for parents to get their kids involved in. Soccer, swimming, ballet, gymnastics and hockey to name a few, all eventually work their way into millions of household schedules across the globe. While some students go on to become professional athletes, some also lose […]

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What Robotics can Teach Students

What Students can Learn From Robotics Any teacher or mentor of an FLL or WRO team will tell you that their students are benefiting across several different aspects of their academic and personal lives. The team-building and excitement; the challenges and problem solving; the lasting friendships and new life skills are all listed as great […]

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VRT at MSSS 2016

A Weekend of Education Technology!

We’ve had a Fun Weekend Using Education Technology Members of our Team Attended the Manitoba Schools Science Symposium The largest annual science event held for all students throughout Manitoba, this STEM-celebrating event was held on Friday at the University of Manitoba and was open to students from grades 4 to 12. We enjoyed high traffic at our […]

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Simulator Debuts at FLL Workshop

This past Labour Day weekend, 28 FIRST LEGO League teams met in Dayton Ohio to discuss programming techniques that could be used in the upcoming 2015 FLL Season. This year’s competition, Trash Trek, has more than 230,000 students aged 9 through 16 exploring new ways that technology can be used to collect, sort, reduce, and reuse garbage.  Leading the […]

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