The Technology Student Association (TSA) is a national organization of students engaged in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). It is open to students enrolled in or who have completed technology education courses. Members learn through exciting competitive events, leadership opportunities and much more.
The Technology Student Association fosters personal growth, leadership, and opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM); members apply and integrate these concepts through co-curricular activities, competitions, and related programs.
Learning to lead in a technical world
230,000 middle and high school students nationwide aspire to be future engineers, scientists and technologists through the Technology Student Association.
TSA students traveled to the Mini Maker Faire in Springfield, MO. Maker Fairs are one example of trips students are able to participate in as a member of TSA.
Students pose with their FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robot at a meet in Stover, MO. FTC teams are challenged to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format. Participants call it “the hardest fun you’ll ever have!"
This year students are preparing a new robot to complete in the FIRST® RELIC RECOVERY game. During the game robots will score points by moving blocks, capturing relics, and navigating through obstacles in the course. NRTC Bots will host a meet on December 9, 2017.