MTI Report S-15-01
On May 11, 2015, the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) continued its support of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Garrett A. Morgan Technology and Transportation Futures Program by conducting the Fifteenth Annual National Garrett Morgan Symposium and Videoconference on Sustainable Transportation.
The ongoing mission of this national videoconference is to stimulate the minds of young people and to encourage them to pursue academic programs including mathematics and science – an education course that will prepare students for tomorrow’s transportation careers.
Participating schools were: Frick Middle School, Oakland CA; Gaithersburg Middle School, Washington DC (two teams); Morada Middle School, Stockton CA; Sheppard Middle School, San Jose CA; Toddy Thomas Middle School, Fortuna CA (two teams); Urban Promise Academy, Oakland CA.
Keywords: Alternative fuels; Education; Renewable energy sources; Transportation; Transportation safety