JC Penney Awards Grant to Robotics Team

Branchburg – JC Penney awarded $2000 to The Center School Robotics team.  As part of their community initiative, JC Penney stores support local robotics team.  The Center School has been a recipient of their support for two years.   The Center School is only the second special education program in the nation to take part in FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology:  www.usfirst.org).  FIRST was founded in 1989 by Dean Kamen, a research scientist who wanted to create a world where science and technology are celebrated, and where young people can dream of being science and technology heroes.