MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, is pleased to announce its sponsorship of a robotics grant to support science and technology education in Mansfield Schools. The new grant, given through the Mansfield ISD Education Foundation, will be used to expand the robotics program at Mary Orr Intermediate School.
Linda Bacsik, Executive Director of the Mansfield ISD Education Foundation, said the school district of more than 32,000 students constantly strives to provide educational opportunities for all students through innovative and inspiring teaching methods.
“Bringing math and science to life into the classroom through robotics is a powerful thing,” Bacsik said. “The students are eager to come to class to work with robotics. We want to build on that eagerness and challenge them to extend their learning and thinking as they prepare for the future.”