Project Lead the Way at UW-Stout

By taking Project Lead the Way (PLTW) courses in high school, students can receive university credit and prepare for a variety of technical programs offered at UW-Stout, including:

UW-Stout provides many advantages for students to leverage their high school PLTW courses into fulfilling technological and engineering careers:

  • Project Lead the Way training is embedded into existing courses
  • Hands-on learning in Stout's labs and courses
  • Broad technical exposure prepares teachers for the 21st century
  • Small class sizes
  • Experienced teachers

Contact Information

Sylvia Tiala, PLTW Coordinator
224D Communication Technologies

David Stricker, Technology Education Program Director
224C Communication Technologies

What is PLTW?

Project Lead The Way logo

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) is a national program to increase the quantity and quality of engineering and engineering technology graduates. PLTW does this by:

  • introducing students to science, technology, engineering and mathematics
  • highlighting the practical applications of those disciplines
  • providing opportunities to earn university credit in high school