What is the Mission of PLTW?
A. To forge a dynamic and on-going partnership among school districts, colleges and universities, and industry that will establish and support a pre-engineering education career cluster program in America's high schools, exciting students about engineering careers and strengthening traditional academic programs with hands-on learning experiences.
What are PLTW's Goals?
A. Project Lead The Way has the following stated goals:
Increase the number of young people who pursue engineering and engineering technology programs requiring a four or two-year college degree.
Provide clear standards and expectations for student success in the program.
Provide leadership and support that will produce continuous improvement and innovation in the program.
Provide equitable and inclusive opportunities for all academically qualified students without regard to gender or ethnic origin.
Reduce the future college attrition rates within four and two-year engineering and engineering technology degree programs.
Contribute to the continuance of America's national prosperity.