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  • 2016 CAAT Summer Enrichment Camp 4 customer reviews
    The purpose of this camp is to promote awareness of students in “self-driving cars” to spark their interest in a STEM career and improve creativity, problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
  • 2017 CAAT Conference Driverless Cars But What is Driving the Workforce 1 customer review
    The agenda and presentations from the 2017 Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) Conference, Driverless Car, What's Driving the Workforce.
  • 2019 CAAT Conference - Is Electrification the Future 1 customer review

    The 2019 conference addressed the societal changes and technology advancements that have led to electric vehicle development and acceptance. Presentations were made on educational and curriculum requirements necessary for creating the supporting workforce.  Continue to the bottom of the page for the Resource Link.

  • Basic Electricity Course No Rating Yet
    The Basic Electricity course provides an in-depth look at the fundamentals of electricity.
  • Beat the Heat Lesson Plans for Ages 11 - 14 No Rating Yet
    Students learn about environmental issues like the greenhouse effect by conducting chemical investigations in the lab, doing research, taking surveys, and speaking to experts.
  • Beyond Traffic-2045 No Rating Yet
    Report from the U.S. DOT that presents and analyzes the long-term and emerging trends that will shape the U.S. transportation system.
  • Build a Light-Tracking Bristlebot – Activity for Grades 6-9 No Rating Yet
    Students will build a biologically inspired, robot insect that will automatically drive toward a light source, mimicking a behavior called Phototaxis, seen in some insects. Continue to the bottom of the page for the Resource Details.
  • Build a Solar-Powered Bristlebot – Activity for Grades 6-9 No Rating Yet
    Students create a robot that utilizes solar panels and stored battery energy and then test and compare its performance in different weather conditions. Continue to the bottom of the page for the Resource Link.
  • Connected Vehicle (Sphero) Programming Activity for Grades 9-12 1 customer review
    A hands-on programming exercise for grades 9-12 using a Sphero robot to demonstrate Connected Vehicle (CV) ideas. Continue to the bottom of the page for the Resource Link.
  • Control a Servo with Your Phone Using Bluetooth - Activity for Grades 9-12 1 customer review
    Students configure and connect Bluetooth modules to wirelessly control a motorized robotic arm from an Android phone. Continue to the bottom of the page for the Resource Link.