Teachers in Industry is the innovative business-education partnership that places experienced classroom teachers in your workforce during the summer. Businesses gain from the professionalism and expertise of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) teachers. Teachers take their real-world industry experience back into the classroom to more effectively prepare students to enter the future workforce.
Teachers in Industry was established in 2009 by the University of Arizona College of Education, Tucson Values Teachers, Science Foundation Arizona and Raytheon Missile Systems.
Teachers in Industry works with prestigious business and industry partners including: Arizona Public Service Company, Fort Huachuca, Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold, Honeywell, Orbital Sciences, Paragon Space Development Corporation, Piper Plastics, Raytheon, Salt River Project, Sanofi Aventis, Texas Instruments, Unisource Energy/TEP, VANTE, and Ventana Medical Systems.
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For more information, visit www.teachersinindustry.arizona.edu.
Businesses, please contact: Martha Ostheimer, Director Business Development
Teachers, please contact: Julia Olsen, PhD, Director