Helpful links for robotics

Oregon StRUT has conducted various robotics trainings for students, educators, mentors, and these are the resources we use:

  • LEGO Education
Oregon StRUT goes through LEGO Education for everything having to do with robotics. Please note that when you start a team, your kits will come  directly from ORTOP.

  •  Mindstorms NXT programming
StRUT's program manager learned how to program the Mindstorms NXT robot using these tutorials

Mindstorms NXT tutorials


  • SuperQuest

SuperQuest is the complete package providing robotics training from the most respected STEM Educators in Oregon.


  • Oregon FIRST - For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology

First Pacific Northwest Director: Deb Mumm-Hill


  • Oregon Robotics Tournament and Outreach Program (ORTOP)

Program Administrator: Cathy Swider


  • Excellent site for FTC teams:

FRC Technical Questions Resource


Other fun and inspirational robotics links: