The Madera High team lifts their robot after competition on the second of the three-day First Steamworks 2017 Central Valley Regional robotics competition held at Madera South High School March 11, 2017 in Madera.
The Madera High team lifts their robot after competition on the second of the three-day First Steamworks 2017 Central Valley Regional robotics competition held at Madera South High School March 11, 2017 in Madera. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
The Madera High team lifts their robot after competition on the second of the three-day First Steamworks 2017 Central Valley Regional robotics competition held at Madera South High School March 11, 2017 in Madera. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com

Five Valley high school teams head to national robotics competition

March 28, 2017 04:16 PM

UPDATED March 28, 2017 04:49 PM

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  • Teachers of color help connect with students

    Jeff Copeland is one of only two black teachers at Sequoia Middle School in Fresno Unified.“You want to get people that are really passionate about kids, no matter what they look like. But it’d be great if they were people of color,” says Copeland, a Fresno State graduate.