Online Learning Instructional Content for Secondary Manufacturing Educators

Manufacturing Career Exploration

  • Manufacturing Career Tool: Includes facts about careers in manufacturing, videos, and a fun quiz for students to determine which careers in manufacturing may be a good fit for them.
  • An Introduction to Manufacturing in Minnesota Teacher Guide: Download a free copy.  Includes ready-made lessons for students grades 6-12 to explore careers in manufacturing.
  • Minnesota Manufactured YouTube Channel: Lots of videos with people talking about their careers in manufacturing including career facts and highlights of Minnesota manufacturing companies.  Be sure to check out the videos featuring women talking about their careers in manufacturing!

Manufacturing Curriculum

General Skills



Machine Tool/Quality/Medical


Online Learning Pedagogy and Technologies for Educators

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