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Local high school students compete as Robo-Knights

robo-knights_robotics Robo-Knights is an Orlando afterschool robotics team supported by Team Orlando and Central Florida STEM Education Council.

Robo-Knights is an afterschool robotics team from Orlando supported by Team Orlando and Central Florida STEM Education Council. The activity is focused on STEM education and includes both male and female […]

September 13th, 2016|Awards and Recognition, Education and Training, STEM|

First class of UCF M&S behavioral cybersecurity to complete in December

Special submission by the UCF M&S Behavioral Cybersecurity Program

The UCF M&S Behavorial Cybersecurity graduate program is interdisciplinary in nature and consists of 13 credit hours spanning five graduate-level courses in behavioral cybersecurity, focusing on the human element within cyberIn the fall of 2015, the Institute […]

August 11th, 2016|Education and Training|

Team Orlando board members tour, experience FLETC

FLETC graduates an average of 60,000 students each year

On May 31 and June 1, several members of the Team Orlando Board of Directors visited the headquarters for the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, Georgia. The visit was twofold: to provide some insight on the Team Orlando mission and impact for those FLETC staff […]

July 14th, 2016|Education and Training|

ADL hosts principal investigators meeting

By Leslie Spotswood, ADL Initiative

ADL_Logo_2013-320X202The Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative hosted a principal investigators (PI) meeting on April 5-6 at the Alexandria Co-Lab. The meeting goals were to:

  • Increase the potential for interagency collaboration
  • Share project updates and increase collaboration among ADL performers
  • Socialize the ADL vision, strategy, and goals

A […]

May 9th, 2016|Education and Training, Events, Mobile Learning|

NAWCTSD, FLETC recognized for collaborative work

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

FLC-SE-2015-awardThe Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) and the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) have been awarded the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) Southeast Region 2015 Interagency Partnership Award for “Immersive Training for Law Enforcement and Force Protection.” This award focuses […]

OCPS’ Liberty Middle School features SGS&C games at STEM Night

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

About three and a half years ago, at the conclusion of the 2012 Serious Games Showcase & Challenge (SGS&C), the SGS&C integrated product team (IPT) leads initiated a conversation with Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) and proposed a partnership — one that would expand […]

Team Orlando, UCF collaborate for academia day

Special Submission by UCF IST

Team Orlando is hosting their first UCF Academia Day on Wednesday, May 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at UCF Partnership III Building in Research Park, 3039 Technology Parkway, Room #321. The event is being co-hosted by the UCF Institute for Simulation & Training.

Through collaboration and service teamwork, the […]

April 12th, 2016|Collaboration Successes, Education and Training|

UCF launches Applied Research Institute to tackle global challenges, gain partners

Special submission from UCF

UCF-wThe University of Central Florida Research Foundation has established an institute to assist in securing large collaborative research projects and enhance the university’s interdisciplinary work and growing partnerships.

The UCF Applied Research Institute (ARI) will help the university, the second largest […]

March 14th, 2016|Awards and Recognition, Education and Training|

Training system advances help meet Navy & Marine Corps readiness

Special Submission by NAWCTSD

VADM-Moran,-CAPT-Naylor-and-CDR-Salvia-discussion-Sailor-2025-Initiative-w VADM W. Moran, CAPT Naylor & CDR Salvia discussing Sailor 2025 Initiative.

During a busy yet successful Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), Navy scientists and engineers showcased the research and development that is helping to build a stronger force.

Naval Air Warfare […]

February 10th, 2016|Education and Training|

Open source specification, xAPI, a focus at Learning Solutions Conference

By Leslie Spotswood, ADL Initiative

ADL_Logo_2013-320X202The much-anticipated Learning Solutions Conference is next month in Orlando, Florida, and a lot of focus will be on the Experience API (xAPI), an open source specification developed by Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative. The xAPI lets users capture and store […]

February 10th, 2016|Education and Training, Events|