Texas Insitute for Educational Robotics

The Texas Institute for Educational Robotics, a program of Northwest Vista College, was founded to promote robotics as a tool to motivate students to study Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields throughout their education, and to pursue STEM related careers.

TIER accomplishes its mission by providing workshops, competitions, special events and support to educators, schools and community groups participating in youth robotics programs.

Program Contact Info
First Name: 
Andrew
Last Name: 
Schuetze
Title: 
Director
Location: 
3535 N. Ellison drive
San Antonio, TX 78251
United States
Fax: 210-486-9280
Program Details
Year Established: 
2008
Affiliation: 
FIRST Robotics
Program Focus: 
Technology
Program Focus: 
Engineering
Program Focus: 
Computer Science
Girls served annually: 
40
Boys served annually: 
80
Organization Info
Location: 
3535 N. Ellison drive
United States
Slug: 
texas-insitute-for-educational-robotics-2
Populations Served
urban
teachers
middle/junior
low income
high school
elementary
at-risk
Available Resources/Activities
professional development
girls interested in STEM
conferences
boys interested in STEM
Collaboration Interests
working with K-12 schools
working with higher education
sponsorship
curriculum development
Needed Resources/Activities
volunteers
mentoring
funding/sponsorship
equipment donations