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Project Lead the Way

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is a national 501 c3, not-for-profit educational program that helps give middle and high school students the rigorous ground-level education they need to develop strong backgrounds in science and engineering.

Project Lead the Way seeks to dynamic partnerships with our nation's schools to prepare an increasing and more diverse group of students to be successful in science, engineering, and engineering technology.

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Project Lead the Way Goals

  • Increase the number of young people who pursue engineering and engineering technology programs in four- and two-year post-secondary programs.
  • Provide equitable and inclusive opportunities for all academically qualified students. Provide clear standards and expectations for student success in the program.
  • Reduce the future college attrition rate in four- and two-year engineering and engineering technology programs.
  • Provide leadership and support that will produce continuous improvement and innovation in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) programs.
  • Contribute to the continued vitality of the nations's prosperity.

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