Matt Kirchner Appointed to American Technical Education Association Board of Trustees

Matt Kirchner, President of LAB Midwest, has been appointed to the Board of Trustees for the American Technical Education Association. Kirchner, who also serves as the Host of The...Read More

Autonomous Mobile Robots are the Future. Is Education Ready?

First there were conveyors. Then there were automated guided vehicles. Now, autonomous mobile robots are ushering in a new era of material handling. And OTTO Motors is making it...Read More

New Industrial Robotics and UAV Drone Competitions Launched for Wisconsin SkillsUSA

Wisconsin SkillsUSA has launched two new competitions for the 2022-2023 season: industrial robotics and UAV drones. These competitions will take place at the statewide conference in Madison on April...Read More

Teach the Fundamentals of Engineering with these Experiment Kits!

The best way for your students to learn the basics of engineering, physics and mechanics is by getting their hands on engineering experiments that demonstrate these principles. We've got...Read More

The Complete Guide to Esports for Schools

Is your school taking advantage of all the STEM opportunities esports has to offer? Esports is a fast-growing, multi-billion dollar worldwide phenomenon...and there are limitless STEM opportunities for your...Read More

Next-Level Training for HVAC Installers & Technicians

The Need for HVAC Installers and Technicians In many ways, HVAC is in the same boat as every other industrial sector. Like other trades, the world of heating, ventilation,...Read More

High Schools Showcase STEM Skills in NASA-Inspired Drone Competition

High school students in Wisconsin got to test their drone skills at the 2022 Aerospace Jam Drone and Sensor Competition, which simulated a NASA Artemis-inspired moon mission. The competition...Read More

3 Ways to Enhance Your Safety Training

June is National Safety Month, and to celebrate, we've put together some ways you can enhance your industrial safety training. Safety is paramount in any industrial workplace, but traditional...Read More

North Central Michigan College’s Industry 4.0 Strategy

North Central Michigan College is making investments to prepare students for high-wage, high-demand careers in Industry 4.0. With three key strategies in place, the Manufacturing and Engineering Technology program...Read More