New Robotics Merit Badge!
Robotics is an incredibly exciting and dynamic field that has transformed into the premier vehicle for hands-on delivery of science, technology, engineering, and math concepts. Through the creation of the new Robotics Merit Badge, Boy Scouts of America is working with LEGO® Education to give Scouts access to the latest in robotics technology, preparing them for life after school and potential careers in the various STEM industries.
Merit Badge Requirements
Want to learn more about how to achieve your own Robotics Merit Badge? Click here for a complete list of requirements.
LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education NXT
The intuitive and innovative LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education NXT system is an ideal platform to use when earning the Robotics Merit Badge. Check out this video that showcases the unique features of the set the Scouts will explore.
The Boy Scouts and Robotics: A Good Match
What do the Boy Scouts and robotics have in common? Andy Bell, who is both an Eagle Scout and the Director of Innovation and Alliances for LEGO® Education North America, provides some insight on this question. Click here to read his interview.