ABOUT THE FILM

Each year,  students from around the globe compete in World Robot Olympiad. To claim the coveted championship, they use their engineering skills, LEGO® ingenuity, and competitive drive to qualify regionally, nationally, and internationally. ME & MY ROBOT follows 18 teams from 10 different countries — utilizing video diaries from the kids themselves. We see their trials and tribulations as they head to Thailand for the 2018 finals. Not just a story about winners and losers, we witness children from around the world working through the common language of engineering — harnessing its power to solve the world’s most complex problems.

 

Educational resources for Me & My Robot are coming soon to PBS LearningMedia! Select clips from the documentary, along with a teacher guide and discussion questions, will be aligned to standards and available free for teachers to use with students in grades 8-12, just in time for the 2021-2022 school year.

PBS LearningMedia, a partnership between PBS and GBH, provides direct access to free classroom-ready, curriculum-targeted digital resources aligned to state and national standards. 

Me & My Robot is distributed by NETA to local public television stations across the country. Check local listings to view the full broadcast program. 

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