PBS: Careers in Engineering & Technology

In Careers in Engineering & Technology, students will take an up close look at the plethora of engineering and technology occupations. Inspire children and teenagers by looking at individuals, such as Percy Julian, Katherine Johnson, and Hedy Lamarr, who beat the odds to become major contributors in their fields. Discover how jobs ranging from a paramedic, a firefighter, and a roller coaster designer all have a background in engineering and technology. Prepare students to think critically and problem solve in advanced manufacturing fields with the Advanced Technological Education series. Topics also include the history and discussion of women and minorities in engineering and technology.