State Fair Community College is partnering with area business and industry to inspire Missouri students to pursue careers in
by providing opportunities for students to participate in sports-like science- and engineering-based robotics competition.
In fall 2013, SFCC in coordination with BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology), a non-profit organization committed to promoting these career paths nationwide, will provide the only competition hub in the state of Missouri for middle-and high-school age students.
Why is participation in BEST important? Because our nation needs a workforce with skill sets in these types of careers to help meet real-world challenges now and in the future.
Students involved in BEST become competent and confident in:
Gate Keeper 2013
Schools that want to get involved in this unique program may contact Kevin Dinsdale at firstname.lastname@example.org or (660) 596-7352.
Partnership opportunities are available to support this fun and exciting competition. For more information, contact Mary Treuner at the SFCC Foundation at email@example.com or (660) 596-7249.
"BEST gives students what they need in the context of what they want." ~BESTRobotics, Inc.