Department of Industrial, Manufacturing and Systems Engineering (IMSE)
The University of Texas at El Paso
LEGO BASED LOW COST TEACHING FOR ENHANCING MANUFACTURING EDUCATION
The United States to maintain its role in technology and innovation, Manufacturing industries provide an important foundation in ensuring the world leadership. According to a skills gap report conducted by the Manufacturing Institute and Delloitte consulting, critical concerns were addressed on the potential of the manufacturers to fill the positions required for manufacturing settings that require post secondary education with a deficit of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).