May 15, 2017 from 9:00 AM–11:00 AM

School Tour of Transit Tech High School

Hosted by United Federation of Teachers

On May 15 as part of Infrastructure Week 2017, the UFT will gather industry and local leaders for a visit of Transit Tech High School in New York.

The school tour will highlight the essential links between career and technical education and the city’s transportation infrastructure. This showcase school offers students a real-world education in all aspects of a modern transportation system, from maintaining the city’s rail cars to transit electronics, computer engineering, and cyber security. Industry partners will explain their role in creating a skilled workforce by providing students with internships that lead to high paying jobs upon graduation.