Vex robotics is a STEM learning activity and an international competition. Students can also acquire skills such as project management, presentation skills, teamwork, leadership, PR and much more.
VEX 123 = ages 4 - 8 (not competitive)
VEX GO = ages 7 - 11 (not competitive)
VEX IQ = primary schools (competitive)
VRC/EDR/V5 = secondary schools (very competitve)
VEX U = university/college (very competitive)
There are other robotics programs like FIRST wich are similar to vex but are completely seperate ( dont get mixed up - if it doest say VEX then its not VEX)
As being a seconday school team we compete in VRC - the main competitionBack