Modern Laboratory Articles

Located in the United States, Project Lead The Way (PLTW) is a non-profit organization whose main focus is to provide K-12 STEM curriculum to public, private and charter schools. In addition, the organization also administers professional development training for teachers. These programs are designed to help assist students in preparation for a global economy.

The Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools are a public school system accommodating the needs of students in Middlesex County, NJ. The first county vocational school system established in the United States, the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools has five campus' made up of seven schools and are spread out in Edison, East Brunswick, Piscataway, Perth Amboy and Woodbridge. This district is home to more than 2,200 high school, adult and special needs students.

The Bromfield School is a public school located in Harvard, MA, approximately 30 miles west of Boston. The school was established in 1878 and today is home to approximately 710 students in grades 6-12. In 2015, The Bromfield School was ranked 20th in the nation and 2nd in Massachusetts in STEM fields. Having this distinction, the need for updates was crucial.

The Hammonton Middle School is located in Hammonton, NJ, which is situated between Philadelphia and the resort town of Atlantic City. The Hammonton Middle School houses grades 6-8 with a population of over 800 students. Longo Labs worked directly with the Hammonton Public School District in the lab space planing and the selection of the laboratory furniture for six new science lab classrooms. The furniture was purchased using the ESCNJ Purchasing Contract which enables schools to gain access to approved vendors providing quality products, without going over budget on the renovation.