It’s no secret that president and CEO Vince Bertram is a leader on the move with a passion for spreading the word about PLTW in every corner of the United States. Over the last two weeks, Vince has logged more than 12,000 miles crisscrossing the nation.
- Washington, DC, where Vince was plenary session speaker at the National Action Council of Minority Engineers’ annual symposium.
- Denver, Colorado, where Vince was guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Denver.
- Colorado Springs, Colorado, where Vince was the keynote speaker at the PLTW Colorado State Conference.
- New York, New York, where Vince attended the exclusive NBC Education Nation summit with some of the nation’s leading education thought-leaders.
- St. Cloud, Minnesota, where Vince visited a PLTW school and served as keynote speaker at the PLTW Minnesota State Conference.
In addition to his travels, Vince has met with reporters from USA Today, EdNews Colorado, and the Huffington Post, as well as producers from The Atlantic and a radio interview with Arizona Politics & Culture with Seth Leibsohn.
Watch an inspiring video from The Atlantic, and read what Vince had to say about PLTW here: http://www.theatlantic.com/sponsored/chevron-stem/2013/10/innovators-who-are-transforming-us-education/31/
Be sure to follow @vincebertram on Twitter to keep up with Vince’s PLTW journeys.
This week, watch for Vince in:
- Kansas City, Kansas, where he will be keynote speaker at the KC STEM Alliance Engineering Teacher and Mentor Day.
- Missoula, Montana, where he will speak at the University of Montana’s PLTW STEM kick-off event.