FIRST and LEGO Education joined forces in 1998 as pioneers in hands-on learning, robotics, and STEM education to create FIRST LEGO League, the world’s leading robotics programme for children ages 4-16*, and have impacted millions of lives globally. Throughout the guided programme, FIRST LEGO League combines the world-renowned LEGO system of bricks and coding software with the unique FIRST team and event experience, creating habits of learning and lasting friendships, while developing real-world skills that open pathways to a bright future. Through local, regional, and international competitions, the FIRST community celebrates participants' accomplishments -- setting young people on a path to solve the problems of today and tomorrow.
*ages vary by country
How to get involved
This can be done during curriculum time in 1 lesson per week
This guide provides an overview of what's involved in getting the program up and running in your school or community group.