This website contains numerous information sheets and exercises to enhance the study, understanding and teaching of Design and Technology.
Educational science kits from the Smithsonian.
Peer-reviewed CTE curriculum site.
Organizations Dedicated to Strengthening Manufacturing
Nuts & Bolts Foundation
Through its manufacturing summer camps and scholarships, NBT is inspiring the next generation of manufacturers, welders, plumbers, carpenters and more ... one tinkerer at a time. John Ratzenberger, a founder of NBT, speaks on behalf of the organization and how we are addressing the urgent need to engage young people in career preparation for well-paid, fulfilling jobs that require hands-on skills.
Engineering by Design (through CSULA)
A K-16 introduction to engineering, with modules for all grades. CSULA has professional development for the Engineering by Design curriculum. Contact Dr. Mauricio Castillo at firstname.lastname@example.org (323.343.4573)
California Leadership Collaborative for Community College Industrial Tech
This website documents activities conducted by the Perkins 1B funded Statewide Leadership Collaborative for Industrial and Technical Education Grant (010-0162) based at West Hills Community College district.
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- Competitions, Workshops, Camps, etc.
- One-Hour Activities for Volunteers
- Volunteer Match (Silicon Valley)
MARKETING TECH ED
- California Manufacturing
- Aligning K-14 Career Pathways
- Labor Market Info
- Find Local Companies