A mentor's push — and Legos — helped a lost soul find human connections
Scott Wiley, who coaches the Morton Magnet Middle School robotics team, has found a new career path. After he was rejected from a retail job, he found a way to set himself apart.
Posted: Monday, December 30, 2013 12:00 am
Reinvention is the name of the game at the FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands on a chilly Saturday morning in early December.
Everywhere in sight, teams of elementary and middle school students prepare for a gauntlet of challenges and judges who will score them on everything from the design and performance of their rover-like Lego robots to their teamwork.
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Monday, December 30, 2013 12:00 am.