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PLTW (Project Lead the Way)

Project Lead the Way is the nation’s leading provider of STEM programs. PLTW helps students develop the skills needed to succeed in our global economy.
• Foundation Units-Design & Modeling
Students apply the design process to solve problems and understand the influence of creativity and innovation on their lives.
• Automation & Robotics
Students trace the history, development and influence of automation and robotics as they learn about mechanical systems, energy transfer, machine automation, and computer control systems.
• Flight & Space
Students explore the science behind aeronautics and use their knowledge to design, build, and test and airfoil.
• Medical Detectives
Students play the role of real-life medical detectives as they analyze genetic testing results to diagnose disease and study DNA to solve medical mysteries. This is done through hands-on projects and labs, investigate how to measure and interpret vital signs, and learn to the systems of the human body work together to maintain health.
Students play the role of real-life medical detectives as they analyze genetic testing results to diagnose disease and study DNA to solve medical mysteries. This is done through hands-on projects and labs, investigate how to measure and interpret vital signs, and learn to the systems of the human body work together to maintain health.

How to Join / Membership Requirements: 
Contact Paula Malone or Cynthia Dunivan at paula.malone@hsv-k12.org or cynthia.dunivan@hsv-k12.org