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U.S. DOT 50th Anniversary Event Focused on Future Transportation Leaders

Some are fascinated by the stories of history and go on to become storytellers themselves in classrooms. As the Departments celebrate 50th Anniversary, its are striving to open doors to students at a young age to learn more about our multi-faceted transportation industry and inspire them to join us as we work to build a safer, more innovative and inclusive transportation future for all Americans. Afterward, Sepehr and Milad helped students to develop a proposal for a national advertising campaign focused either on the 811- Call Before You Dig underground utilities safety program or on pedestrian and bicycle safety.

Key Takeaways:

  • Many of us were shaped by our school upbringing. Experiences that we have in classrooms or on field trips can spur an interest in a career field.
  • Some students become fascinated in science by mixing chemical compounds.
  • Some are fascinated by the stories of history, and go on to become storytellers themselves in classrooms.

“students become fascinated in science by mixing chemical compounds. Some are fascinated by the stories of history, and go on to become storytellers themselves in classrooms. Experiences that we have in classrooms or on field trips can spur an interest in a career field.”

https://www.transportation.gov/fastlane/us-dot-50th-anniversary-event-focused-future-transportation-leaders