TOOLS & RESOURCES FOR EDUCATIONAL & CAREER PATHWAYS

The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology provides students, parents, educators and manufacturers with a variety of tools and resources to create a greater awareness of educational and career pathways that will lead to exciting jobs and help introduce youth to the variety of opportunities the manufacturing field offers. Click on the links below to learn more, or contact us directly for printed brochures and giveaways to support your next event.

Engage

STUDENTS

Interactive Activities

Cool STUFF Made In Connecticut
Start your journey to a career in manufacturing and learn about products that are made here in CT and the people who make them.

Smart Manufacturing – The Comic Book
Use augmented reality to design, manufacture, and test a flying drone! Download the SmartMFG comic book and app and bring manufacturing to life in the comfort of your own home or classroom.

What’s So Cool About Manufacturing Activities & Videos
Explore student-created videos featuring CT manufacturing companies.

Manufacturing Facts
Career Pathways Resources

Learn about careers in manufacturing throughout CT, as well as 8 Cool Careers in Aerospace!

Educate

EDUCATORS / PARENTS / INFLUENCERS

Interactive Activities

Cool STUFF Made In Connecticut
Discover CT manufacturing opportunities for your students and learn about products that are made here in CT and the people who make them.

Smart Manufacturing – The Comic Book
Use augmented reality to design, manufacture, and test a flying drone! Download the SmartMFG comic book and app and bring manufacturing to life in the comfort of your own home or classroom.

What’s So Cool About Manufacturing Activities & Videos
Provide your students with the opportunity to explore student-created videos featuring CT manufacturing companies. Learn how your students can participate.

Career Pathways Resources

Learn about careers in manufacturing throughout CT, as well as 8 Cool Careers in Aerospace! Contact us to request printed brochures for a class or event.

Manufacturing Facts

Employ

MANUFACTURERS

2019 Connecticut Manufacturing Facts
The latest Connecticut manufacturing statistics from the National Association of Manufacturers.

Resources for Manufacturing Day
The following resources from the National Association of Manufacturers and the Manufacturing Institute will help your business or organization run a successful event, either on National Manufacturing Day or throughout the month of October.