Boeing and Discovery Education have launched FUTURE U. to inspire and equip the next generation of STEM professionals in aerospace. FUTURE U. offers hands-on learning experiences to help students in grades 6–12 embrace their potential to make an impact and innovate for the future.
FUTURE U. aims to inspire the next generation of aerospace innovation by providing standards-aligned, STEM-focused educational resources for middle and high school students. Through leveraging Boeing employee expertise and volunteerism, students have the opportunity to meet with real aerospace professionals and learn about the vast possibilities for careers in this arena.
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners, defense, space, and security systems. With a century of innovation under our belt, Boeing is committed to inspiring and preparing the next generation of innovators. We're harnessing the natural curiosity of young people through investments, partnerships, and volunteerism to show them how science and engineering can help solve real-world problems. We also provide educators with tools to inspire their students to use creativity, collaboration, persistence, and problem-solving to change the world.
Discovery Education is the global leader in standards-based digital content for K-12, transforming teaching and learning with award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia content, professional development, and the largest professional learning community of its kind. Serving 4.5 million educators and over 50 million students, Discovery Education's services are in half of U.S. classrooms, 50 percent of all primary schools in the UK, and more than 50 countries. Discovery Education partners with districts, states, and like-minded organizations to captivate students, empower teachers, and transform classrooms with customized solutions that increase academic achievement.