An Examination of the Research Literature on Project Lead The Way

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Download Dr. Robert H. Tai Research Report

A researcher from the University of Virginia, Dr. Robert Tai, and his team collected and analyzed over 30 research studies and reports on PLTW. Key insights:

  • PLTW contributes to a strong, positive impact on mathematics and science achievement
  • PLTW has a positive influence on students’ career interest and likelihood to continue their education
  • PLTW offers a pathway to prepare and motivate students to enter careers in science and engineering
  • A clear strength of the PLTW program is the intensive teacher professional development program