Educators

K-12 Teachers

Distraction Dodger

Transportation curriculum and games

The ITS Institute has developed materials to teach high school students about transportation-related issues and careers.

Gridlock

Intelligent Transportation Systems: Your Road to the Future

A video produced by the ITS Institute offers a snapshot of the rewarding career opportunities in the field of transportation technology, or intelligent transportation systems.

View Intelligent Transportation Systems: Your Road to the Future

Other Activities

CTS exhibits and participates in numerous classes and camps to introduce K–12 students to transportation and transportation-related fields of study.

Transportation professionals from private and public industries can visit area high schools to discuss the transportation industry, give lectures, and demonstrate research and technology.

Contact Colleen O'Connor Toberman at 612-626-2862 or ctoberma@umn.edu.

University Faculty

Simulating Transportation for Realistic Engineering Education & Training (STREET)

STREET is a collection of web-based simulation modules that serve as an interactive learning environment for undergraduate civil engineering students. Topics include travel demand modeling, geometric design, traffic flow, and traffic signal control.