FTC 11128 – team Inspiration volunteered to mentor Team Benin, A French-Speaking West Africa Nation team, to compete in the FIRST Global Challenge in the US with teams from 163 countries. The mentoring is via skype and email by the Inspiration team members and coaches.
Team Benin emerged 7th of 163 countries and the only African country on top ten ranking of the FIRST Global Challenge.
Team Benin is now inspired to expand their robotics program to as many students as possible in their country.
Inspiration team will help to solicit support to provide robotics material for Team Benin to expand their program. If you or someone can help, let me know. Alex Szeto, firstname.lastname@example.org