Resources for Educators
Dream It. Do It. PA offers resources for educators to tour manufacturing plants to learn more about advanced manufacturing by tours of manufacturing plants for teachers, administrators, and guidance counselors. Interested educators can contact their region’s manager for details.
The Dream It. Do It. PA Parent Brochure helps parents learn more about great career opportunities in advanced manufacturing.
The Dream It. Do It. PA Student Brochure shows students how to bring their passions to life with manufacturing. This is one of the many resources for educators offered.
Discovery Communications offers Manufacture Your Future, a great web portal of extensive national information for educators, counselors, and parents.
The Lehigh Valley Workforce Investment Board (LVWIB) has issued its 2014 Lehigh Valley Manufacturing Career Pathways Guide.
The Career Gates PA video program produced by the Lehigh Valley Workforce Investment Board (LVWIB) and Lehigh Valley PBS39 offers lesson plans for teachers. What great resources for educators!
The Da Vinci Science Center offers student programs featuring American manufacturing activities and careers. These programs include a Center field trip workshop for students in grades 6-12 and a five-week After-School Laboratory (ASL) outreach program for grades 6-12.
The Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children offers a Promising Pathways to Careers Toolkit for educators containing information, resources and tips to help prepare young people for successful career exploration and work-based learning experiences.