BaoAce.com LEGO Robotics
In the 2021-2022 FLL season, coach April P. coached 3 FLL teams and 1 FLL Jr. team. Together, we won the following FLL awards:
1/29/2022-2/5/2022 in the qualifier competition of West Florida Region (16 counties), our three teams won 4 awards out of 12 in the competition. One of our teams won the 1st place Champion's title.
3/5/2022, in the West Florida Region (16 counties), one of our rookie teams got all three recalls. They won the 2nd place award in Innovation Award. One of our teams achieved a perfect score in Innovation Project and won the Invitational Ticket to the 2021-2022 FIRST Global Innovation Award Competition. They also advanced to the FLL state competition in the state of Florida. They won the 2nd place Champion's title of the West Florida Region (16 counties).
4/2/2021, in the FLL state competition, one of our teams won the 1st place award in Lego Robotics Design in the state of Florida.
4/18/2022, in the 2021-2022 FIRST Global Innovation Competition, one of our teams was awarded the 2021-2022 FIRST Global Innovation Award Semifinalist title.
In the 2020-2021 FLL season, team member Terry S. and coach April P. were part of a 6-member and 2-coach FLL team. Together as a team, we won the following FLL awards:
3/18/2021, we won the 1st place award in Lego Robotics Performance in the qualifier competition of West Florida Region (16 counties)
4/25/2021, we won the 1st place Champion's title of the West Florida Region (16 counties). We won the Invitational Ticket to the International FLL Competitions.
5/23/2021, we won the 1st place Champion's title in the FLL state competition in the state of Florida.
6/20/2021, we won 8th place in Robotics Performance in the 2021 International FLL Virtual Open Invitational competition. We were ranked No. 3rd in Robotics Performance in the USA.
6/27/2021 We won 4th place Rising Stars Award in the FIRST®️ LEGO®️ LEAGUE Virtual Open International Greece.
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April has worked in Telecommunication, Actuarial and Education fields. She is currently teaching Mathematics and LEGO Robotics & Programming both online and onsite.
Right after graduation from Shanghai Jiaotong University majoring in Electrical Automation, she worked as a Database Developer/Analyst and TCP/IP Designer/ Integrator for 5 years.
She later studied Actuarial Math and was Awarded the USRA by NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council). She worked in the actuarial field in the U.S. for 2 Fortune 500 Companies for 10 years.
In September 2019, she formed and coached a brand-new LEGO robotics team at the BaoAce Learning Center in the Sarasota area. Since then, she has been coaching multiple FLL and FLL Jr. teams. Up to date, for 3 years in a row, her teams have won many awards including the following: The 2020-2021 Champion's title in the FLL state competition in the state of Florida. 8th place in Robotics Performance in the 2021 International FLL Virtual Open Invitational competition. One team was ranked No. 3rd in Robotics Performance in the USA. The 4th place Rising Stars Award in the FIRST®️ LEGO®️ LEAGUE Virtual Open International Greece. The 2021-2022 1st place award in Lego Robotics Design in the state of Florida and one of her teams was awarded the 2021-2022 FIRST Global Innovation Award Semifinalist title.
Inventor with multiple US patents
Computer Science as Major in University
24 Years+ experience in IT industry
Principal Engineer in Top 10 Fortune 500 Companies in the world
Previous Teacher/Training Instructor experience
Level 2 Volunteer Clearance by Pinellas County Public Schools
Love and passionate about Computer Programming and STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math)
BaoAce Lego Robotics Program
At BaoAce.com, we sponsor FLL Discover, FLL Explore and FLL Challenge Teams.
We do not charge any fees if you want to join our FLL Jr. or FLL team.
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BaoAce.com Learning Center LEGO Robotics Schedule & Price 10/21/2022-5/2023
1. Registration fee: $99. One time fee per student. (Note: Register before November 30, 2022 to receive waived registration fee.)
Group Class: 2-4 students with similar age. $235/10 hours/student or $30/1 hour/ student.
Class schedule will be discussed with the group of students’ parents (or guardians) and is then scheduled and fixed. Parent (or guardian) agrees there will be no refund if no show.
Private 1-1 Class: $450/10 hours (=600 minutes)/student or $55/hour/student. Class schedule is very flexible and will fit your needs. Students can cancel, reschedule, and add a class when needed. The Learning Center will only charge you when your student comes in.
Note: Price does not include fees related to any official LEGO competitions.
Option1: 7101A South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota FL 34231
Option2: Student's comfortable home
Option3: Zoom Meeting Room