University of Northwestern St. Paul Builds New Engineering Program

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When the University of Northwestern St. Paul set out to build new labs while meeting degree accreditation requirements, they scoured the educational teaching equipment market....

University Students Benefit from Manufacturing Work Experience

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Spring semester starts this week, and most college students will struggle to get back into the habit of a structured schedule after a month of....

Industry 4.0 Educational Equipment Featured in News

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In an excellent start to 2019, LAB Midwest hosted teacher and instructor training for a four-course Industry 4.0 program at the Mequon Tech Center. The program....

6 Building Blocks of Industry 4.0 Education

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How and why should we be teaching students Industry 4.0? In the fall of 2017, a white paper was published that changed the trajectory of....

Industry 4.0 Solutions for Middle School

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Industry 4.0 technologies are rapidly transforming how people work in manufacturing, engineering, computer science and other sectors. New technologies increase productivity by connecting cloud-based data....

“How Machines Work” Class Prepares Students for Multiple Career Pathways

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A new How Machines Work class is gaining positive attention for its relevant curriculum and hands-on skills in preparing New Berlin students for a multitude....

Choosing the Best Equipment for Your Fab Lab

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A fab lab functions to teach students to think critically, problem solve, plan, design and create using a number of computer-operated procedures. The best fab....

10 Things Every Powder Coater Should Know

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Powder Coating is a complex process, and proper training on these skills can prevent waste, increase efficiency, and cut time and costs for employers. 1.....

Lomira Learning Lab Inspires Enthusiastic Tech Ed Students

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Authentic Industrial Equipment in the Classroom Instructors at Lomira School District are passionate about giving their students access to authentic automation, robotics, and advanced manufacturing....

Groundbreaking for Advanced Manufacturing Expansion at Gateway iMET Center

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Sturtevant, WI — Industry and education leaders from across the country came together to support the groundbreaking of a 35,000 square foot expansion of the....

Minnesota High School Paves Way for Careers in Advanced Manufacturing

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Dakota County, MN – High school students in Minnesota are benefitting from exposure to state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing technology in multiple classroom settings. Intermediate School District....

Grand Opening For Mobile Skills Lab

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Mobile Skills Lab Recognized by Education, Industry and Government Leaders The Ashley Furniture Mobile Skills Lab had its grand opening on Tuesday, October 9. Educators....

FANUC Robots Impact Core Learning at Germantown High School

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Industrial-Grade Robotics In November 2016, voters in Germantown approved an $84 million referendum that would go toward upgrading buildings and classrooms in the Germantown School....

Wisconsin Ranked a Top State for Adult Learners

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Best Colleges for Adult Learners Washington Monthly is known for their annual rankings of colleges and universities with lists like Top 4-year Universities or Best....

Your First Day in Manufacturing: 10 Tips from an Expert

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A friend whose son had recently accepted an entry-level industrial position asked me what advice I have for someone on their first day in manufacturing.....