Information for Educators

Whether students are interested in engineering, research, or design, there's a place for them in manufacturing. Educators can help expand students' knowledge and awareness of manufacturing with these tools.

Career Preparation

The industry is not just about technical knowledge—in a recent survey of Connecticut manufacturers, employers indicated that some of the most important skills for new hires were problem solving and critical thinking. Use these resources to learn how to incorporate them into your curriculum.

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