Saturday, October 31, 2015

#paydirt2015 Sponsor Spotlight: DeKalb County Development Commission

Northeast Alabama BEST Robotics would like to thank the DeKalb County Development Commission for their continued support of BEST Robotics. Please let Judge Ronnie Osborn, Representative Nathaniel Ledbetter and Senator Steve Livingston know how much you appreciate their support of BEST Robotics in our area.

Friday, October 30, 2015

#paydirt2015 Team Shout Out: Plainview High School

Image result for plainview high schoolNortheast Alabama BEST Robotics is pleased to welcome Plainview High School to the BEST family for 2015! We are excited to see Plainview compete and look forward to seeing them grow as a team this year.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

#paydirt2015 Team Shout Out: Cornerstone Christian Academy

Image result for cornerstone christian academy rainsvilleWe are pleased to welcome back Cornerstone Christian Academy for their second year in BEST! Last year, this then-rookie team surprised everyone with their strong showing in the seeding rounds. But they aren't rookies any more. CCA is ready to compete. We look forward to seeing them accomplish great things this year!

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

#paydirt2015 Team Shout Out: Fyffe High School

Image result for fyffe high schoolToday's team shout out is to Fyffe High School. Fyffe has been part of Northeast Alabama BEST Robotics since 2012 and is always a contender. They have advanced to South's BEST two of their three years competing and have performed admirably there. You can expect to see them achieve great things every time they compete.

We are pleased that Fyffe High School is part of Northeast Alabama BEST Robotics.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

#paydirt2015 Marketing Presentation Schedule Announced

Northeast Alabama Community College has announced the 2015 marketing presentation schedule.

Marketing Presentation Schedule
November 5, 2015
Agri-Business Center
Rainsville, Alabama

DeKalb County Technology Center
Fyffe High School
Cornerstone Christian Academy
North Sand Mountain School
Brindlee Mountain Middle School
Marshall Technical School
Fort Payne High School
LUNCH BREAK (for judges)
Woodville High School
Bridgeport Middle School
Skyline High School
FUEL Homeschool
Plainview High School
Marshall County Homeschool Robotics
Ider High School
Pisgah High School

  • Location – Agri-Business Center, Rainsville, Alabama in conjunction with Made in DeKalb Expo. 
  • Teams should arrive 15 minutes early to check in. 
  • A minimum of 4 and maximum of 8 students must actively participate in the presentation. 
  • Adults are not allowed to participate, including setting up or taking down equipment for the presentation.  
  • An audience of no more than 4 adults/coaches can sit in and watch or video the presentation. However, members of the audience are not allowed to interact or communicate with the team in any way. Any interaction between the audience and the team will result in a deduction from the team’s score. Also, numbers of guests may be limited, depending on guests from business and industry who may watch. 
  • Teams will have access to a computer & projector with internet access. However, teams may choose to bring their own laptop/projector for the presentation. Although internet access is provided, teams should have a plan B, in case of technical difficulties. 
  • Be sure to double check the Awards and Judging Policies and the marketing presentation score sheets for specific information regarding your presentation.