Workshops for Warriors:
Workshops for Warriors - a San Diego-based, non-profit organization dedicated to providing free job training and certification to veterans. Founder Hernán Luis y Prado, was named a "Champion of Change" by the White House, a recognition given out to ordinary Americans doing extraordinary things in their communities."
A week long day camp for 6th - 8th graders, Gateway Academy is a project based, hands-on curriculum designed by Project Lead The Way (PLTW) to introduce middle school students to the fundamentals of science, technology, engineering and math.
Campers work together in a fun, exciting environment using leading-edge technologies to sample such disciplines as robotics, aeronautics and eco-design. They brainstorm ideas, solve problems and build bridges, race cars and other working models. Participation in a Gateway Academy prepares students for the middle school Gateway to Technology pre-engineering curriculum.
For more information about the Gateway Academy program, contact Project Lead the Way at email@example.com.
This exciting and innovative new resource, designed by the National Center for Manufacturing Education (NCME) in partnership with the SME Education Foundation, is designed to encourage and provide young people in grades 11-14 with information they need on careers in advanced manufacturing.
Find U.S. colleges and universities offering courses in advanced manufacturing; technical expertise to help you with your next project; access to mentors, information about plant tours, summer camps, scholarships and much more!
The Academy of Engineering is a dynamic collaborative between AOE partners, schools, parents, corporations, mentors, local advisory boards, two- and four-year colleges/universities, and community resources. Its mission is to prepare a more diverse group of students to meet national college readiness and national learning standards for engineering education at the college and university level and for engineering-related careers.
The Automation Federation is an association of member organizations providing awareness, programs, and services that continually advance the automation profession for the betterment of humanity.
FIRST Robotics inspires young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.
The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering creates opportunities for underrepresented minority youth to receive a strong education in the STEM disciplines, encouraging them to pursue engineering study, providing support for their efforts, and ensuring the successful graduate access to a potentially exciting and rewarding career.
National Center for Manufacturing Education
NCME is devoted to improving the state of manufacturing and engineering technology education nationwide. We serve as a source of materials, support services, and professional development opportunities for educators and industry professionals.
National Defense Industrial Association
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is America's leading Defense Industry association promoting national security. Its members foster the development of the most innovative and superior equipment, training and support for our warfighters and first responders through our divisions, local chapters, affiliated associations and events.
National Fluid Power Association
The mission of the NFPA is to serve as a forum where all fluid power channel partners work together to advance fluid power technology, strengthen our industry, and foster our members' success.
The National Robotics Challenge contests are open to students in 6th grade through graduate school. This not only allows your students to continue with robotics as they move on, but it also let's them meet students at the next level that will inspire and encourage them.
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) is the leading provider of rigorous and innovative Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) education curricular programs used in middle and high schools across the U.S.
Shop Rat offers afterschool classes for local 6-10th grade students that provides the framework to understand and safely use tools and machinery, gain problem solving skills, and increase 'hands-on' confidence that will enable students to seek out further education in the skilled trade industry.
The Technology Student Association fosters personal growth, leadership, and opportunities in technology, innovation, design, and engineering. Members apply and integrate science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts through co-curricular activities, competitive events and related programs.
Our Vision is to "Rock the Robotics World" by Spearheading a Technology Platform that is Extraordinarily Durable, Infinitely Modifiable and 21st Century Relevant, bringing new Energy and Enthusiasm into Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education.