Uxbridge Public Schools Receive STEM Career Pathway Capacity Grant
UHS will use the grants to expand Its engineering course offerings and provide high qualityteacher training. Over the past three years, the Uxbridge Public Schools have earned more than $250,000 in grant money to support district goals and programming.
"We are proud to partner with the Uxbridge Public Schools to empower students to develop thein-demand knowledge and transportable skills to thrive in our evolving world," said Vince Bertram, PLTW president and CEO. "Thank you to the Govemor's Office, the One8 Foundation,and Mass STEM Hub for making these grants possible and further investing in Massachusetts' students."
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) is a nonprofit organization that provides a transformative teamingexperience for K-12 students and teachers across the U.S. PLTW empowers students todevelop in-demand, transportable knowledge and skills through pathways in computer science,engineering, and biomedical science. PLTW's teacher training and resources support teachersas they engage their students in real-world teaming. More than 10,500 elementary, middle, andhigh schools in all 50 states and the District of Columbia offer PLTW programs. For moreinformation on Project Lead The Way, visit pltw.org.