A Week of Exploration for Pre-Apprentices

This week was eventful for some of the students enrolled in our IMT Pre-Apprenticeship Program. Two groups of eager learners, one from Laurel Highlands High School and the other from Sto-Rox High School, embarked on eye-opening tours to broaden their horizons in the...

Industry 4.0 Teacher Academy: A Journey into Robotics

Today, Catalyst Connection held an incredible Industry 4.0 Teacher Academy Robotics Session, bringing together a fantastic group of 11 teachers! This engaging event took place at the BotsIQ training center in Bellevue. Some exciting highlights of the day: The talented...

Recap: 1-Day Industry 4.0 Teacher Academy Session

Yesterday (November 2, 2023) Catalyst Connection and The Consortium for Public Education hosted a 1-day Industry 4.0 Teacher Academy at Pittsburgh Technical College! This was a condensed version of the 3-day summer academy we did in August. It was a great day filled...

Video Contest Matches Announced

We are excited to kick off another year of the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing (WSCAM) Middle School Student Video Contest!!  Check out the newly announced school/company matches below. Learn more about the program here and watch videos from across the entire...