Project Lead The Way MA
Credit for WPI Students
WPI is the MA Affiliate University for Project Lead The Way (PLTW), a nationally-acclaimed STEM curriculum for grades K-12 that is project-based and uses real-world problem-solving as a framework. PLTW curriculum programs in engineering, biomedical science, and computer science engage and prepare students for post-secondary education and careers in STEM. PLTW is offered in over 6,500 schools in all 50 states, including 61 MA schools. WPI is one of 47 affiliate universities for the PLTW Engineering Program and runs a two-week professional development summer institute to prepare educators to teach PLTW courses. WPI certifies PLTW high schools, hosts an annual fall conference, assists with the implementation of the programs, and provides ongoing support to PLTW schools in MA. PLTW questions should be directed to Terry Adams, PLTW Program Manager in the WPI STEM Education Center.
Considering PLTW implementation?
Be sure to review the PLTW New District Registration webpage.
Already a PLTW school?
The PLTW Program Support webpage has a wealth of information for you.