One of the most rewarding aspects of teaching is helping students realize their full potential. But sometimes this potential is not always easily recognized. So we have compiled these resources to help you identify students who may be a good fit for manufacturing and help inform them of the opportunities in this exciting field.

How to Spot A Student Who Would Love Manufacturing

Enjoys working
in teams
Gets satisfaction from
making something
Likes to know how
things work
Taking interest in
new technology
Good problem
solving skills
Interested in science, technology, engineering, or math


Hillsborough County Public Schools developed the following CIS lesson plans for teachers who wish to introduce students to the various aspects of manufacturing. Plans include thorough subject overview, test questions and essay prompts, and additional resources to spark students’ interest and promote learning.

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If you’re a teacher, we can help you educate your students on the many opportunities available in the exciting field of manufacturing. Contact us today!

Lauren Walden

Hillsborough County Public Schools