White House Recognizes PLTW as Partner in Computer Science for All InitiativeWASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 14, 2016) – The White House on Wednesday recognized Project Lead The Way (PLTW) for its efforts to increase access to computer science education for students and teachers across the country. “We have to make sure all our kids are equipped for the jobs of the future –... Learn more
Chevron Appalachia Continues Support of Project Lead The Way’s Transformative Career Learning Experiences for K-12 StudentsPITTSBURGH (May 18, 2016) – Continuing its commitment to quality educational experiences for students across America, Chevron Appalachia, based near Pittsburgh, is expanding its support of Project Lead The Way (PLTW) programs in schools in Southwest Pennsylvania, Northern West Virginia and Southeast... Learn more
$800,000 Lockheed Martin Investment Expands Curriculum in Denver Public SchoolsDENVER, May 6, 2016 – Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education took center stage Friday at the Colorado Convention Center, where Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced an $800,000 STEM investment in partnership with Project Lead The Way and the Denver Public Schools Foundation to ex... Learn more
PLTW Named a Best Place to Work in IndianaFor Immediate Release INDIANAPOLIS (May 5, 2016) – For the fourth straight year since moving the organization’s headquarters to Indiana, Project Lead The Way (PLTW) was recognized Thursday evening as a “Best Place to Work in Indiana” during the annual awards banquet in downtown Indianapolis. Hoste... Learn more
PLTW’s Computer Science Principles Course Officially Endorsed by the College BoardINDIANAPOLIS (April 29, 2016) - Project Lead The Way (PLTW) announced Friday that the College Board has named it an endorsed provider of curriculum and professional development for the Advanced Placement®Computer Science Principles (AP CSP) course. The endorsement affirms that all components of PLTW... Learn more
From the very beginning, we’ve been an organization focused on two things: students and teachers. PLTW programs prepare students with in-demand knowledge and transportable skills and transform the teaching experience.
Nearly 20 years later, we are steadfast in our commitment to students and teachers. Now with five programs which create K-12 pathways in computer science, engineering, and biomedical science, we continue, every day, to prepare students with the in-demand knowledge and skills they need to thrive in an evolving world.
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