Best Practices

2013 Industry Tour Guide


Student Testimonials

"Man! That was COOL!

When I turn 18, I’m going to come back here and apply for a job. They have so many opportunities!!"


Jim Lewis, Dixie Hollins High







This activity supports FLATE's goal to recruit and retain students into STEM career and education pathways.








Made in Florida Tours



Tours for Students

Made in Florida tours, for grades 7 through 12, are designed to create student’s interest in today’s modern manufacturing careers and encourage the enrollment in the essential technology programs available throughout the state. From post-tour surveys, 75% of the students either Agreed or Strongly Agreed that the tour was helpful to their understanding of jobs and career options. 87% Agreed or Strongly Agreed that they wanted a high-skill, high-wage position.







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