CMaT provides learning opportunities for high school students and teachers using the ideas and practices of cell manufacturing to help build an inclusive, innovative workforce.

The goal is to develop effective, long-term partnerships with strategic school districts to:

  • Introduce new CMaT-related modules and activities into their classrooms
  • Enable high school students and teachers to participate in new cell manufacturing research experiences

Current pre-college education partners include:

Atlanta Public Schools, Georgia

Mayaguez School District, Puerto Rico

Clarke County School District, Georgia

Madison Metropolitan School District, Wisconsin

2019 Summer Teachers

Evelyn Larose
School: KIPP Atlanta Collegiate
Lab: Kane’s Lab
Mentor: Mark Stathos
Schuyler van Montfrans
School: City Schools of Decatur
Lab: Lam Lab, GaTech Biomedical Engineering
Mentor: Dr. Wilbur Lam
Venus Vargas
Venus Vargas
School: Department of Education of Puerto Rico
Lab: UPR Mayagüez – Mechanical Engineering Prof. Pedro Resto
Mentor: Dr. Pedro Resto

High School Students

Kermit De La Torre
School: Unknown
Nathaniel Dobson
School: Charles R Drew Charter Schools
Lab: Roy Lab
Mentor: Casey Vantucci
Toren Mosely
School: Unknown
Waldemar Perez-Torres
School: Catalina Morales de Flores High School
Lab: University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez Campus
Mentor: Carlos Adames
Miranda Rivera
School: Charles R. Drew Charter High School
Lab: Roy Lab
Mentor: Miguel Armenta Ochoa