Robotics Competition Update and Awards!

December 19, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

It’s mid-December and time for a SLI robotics competition update! So far this year, students have participated in many tournaments throughout the Bay Area and a number of teams have been honored with awards and advancements. SLI middle school teams competed in FIRST Lego League in November, where they were judged in two areas, a robotics game … Read More

49ers SLI Attends the CA STEAM Symposium

December 12, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

The California STEAM Symposium provides attendees with the opportunity to celebrate, learn, support and connect with those who are interested and invested in STEAM education. It boasts approximately three thousand attendees, and this year it took place at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Due to it’s easy accessibility to the 49ers STEM Leadership Institute, SLI … Read More

Students Participate in Hour of Code

December 7, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

  Yesterday SLI 7th & 8th grade students participated in “Hour of Code,” a grassroots movement where participants around the world, at all programming levels, code for one hour on a designated day. “The Hour of Code started as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify ‘code’, to show that anybody can learn the … Read More