Semiconductor Secrets: Powering the Future
1 week | $1,000 stipend | Industry Experiences
July 15-19, 2024
- Districts: within San Mateo, Santa Clara and Alameda counties
- Position: Middle and High School teachers & counselors
- Location: Hybrid – on Zoom and in person at various locations
“The CHIPS and Science Act will boost American semiconductor research, development, and production, ensuring U.S. leadership in the technology that forms the foundation of everything from automobiles to household appliances to defense systems.” – Whitehouse.gov
With $52 billion devoted to promoting semiconductor manufacturing in the U.S., 115,000 semiconductor manufacturing jobs will be created.
Are you a passionate educator seeking to deepen your knowledge and understanding of the fascinating world of semiconductors? Join us for an immersive and transformative 1-week professional development experience designed to empower teachers with the knowledge and skills needed to bring the cutting-edge field of semiconductors into the classroom.
Unfamiliar with semiconductors? Even more reason to join us! No previous content knowledge is needed.
Highlights for our Week include:
- Site Visits to Semiconductor Facilities
- Interactive Panel Discussions & Speakers
- Hands-On Learning Activities
- Networking Opportunities
- Lesson Development Support
Want to get started exploring the world of semiconductors? Check out our free Semiconductor Resources page.
“I went into this summer with basically no knowledge of the semiconductor industry. I was so inspired by the interviews we conducted with industry leaders. I now feel well-informed about jobs in the semiconductor industry and want to encourage my students to seek training for these jobs.”