Project Lead the Way
What is Project Lead the Way?
Project Lead the Way is a non-profit organization focused on introducing and preparing high school students for Biomedical, engineering and technical careers of the future. PLTW forms partnerships with public schools higher education instructions and the private sector to increase opportunities for students in engineering and technical fields. PLTW provides a high rigor, project-based curriculum meeting national science and math standards, professional development for teachers and guidance counselors and a comprehensive national support network. PLTW courses are accessible to ALL students, and the initial biomedical courses expose students to multiple career options in the biomedical arena. All of the courses are based on problem-solving, teamwork, communication and leadership as the students also build the math, science and technology skills to prepare for and succeed in tomorrow's careers.
Which CMSD schools participate in Project Lead the Way?
- East Tech
- Garrett Morgan
- James Ford Rhodes
- John Hay/Architecture & Design (Engineering)
- John Hay Science & Medicine (Biomedical & Computer Science)
- John Marshall (Programming)
- New Tech East
For additional information regarding Project Lead the Way, click on the link below to visit their website.