Career, Technical and Agricultural Education students from Kennesaw Mountain High School celebrated Manufacturing Day on October 3rd while visiting a local manufacturing company. Students had a first-hand opportunity to see STEM in action while visiting, Win-Tech, Inc in Kennesaw. Over 100 students visited the facility and saw a product start as raw material and advance through each manufacturing stage. These students were exposed to several career paths during the video and tour. Students learned about the importance of a solid math foundation in careers related to manufacturing. They also learned about important employability and technical skills needed to be a success in these fields.
Chattahoochee Technical College and Georgia Tech representatives were both on site and discussed post-secondary options related to fields such as engineering, manufacturing, logistics, mechanics and business management. The field trip was sponsored by Win-Tech, Inc, Georgia Tech, Chattahoochee Technical College, and the Cobb County Career, Technical, Agricultural Education Department.