Dr. David Dimmett on Leading the Way with Project Lead the Way

Key Points

  • One of Project Lead The Way’s (PLTW) strengths is that is adaptable to the local systems and needs. 

  • PLTW supports over 89,000 educators. 

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On this episode of the Getting Smart Podcast Tom Vander Ark is joined by Dr. David Dimmett, President and CEO of Project Lead the Way. Prior to Project Lead the Way he served for over a decade at the Evansville Vanderburgh school district in a variety of roles.

That’s what we have at Project Lead the Way: some of the best teachers you’ll ever meet, continuing to support teaching and learning from the classroom for other classrooms all across the country.

Dr. David Dimmett


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