Bridge Builder Module: Learn how engineers design, create drawings, build, and test bridges.

Design & Construction Module: See how engineers evaluate the need for a road, determine capacity and location, and estimate how much it will cost.

Environment Module: How do engineers protect the environment while building roadways?

Maglev Module: Learn about Newton's laws and then build your own Maglev car.

Motion Module: Experience momentum and impulse through fun activities.

Traffic Engineering & Safety: Experience what it’s like to be a city engineer in charge of responding to accident prone areas.

Traffic Technology: See how computers and programing are used by transportation officials.

Welcome to TRAC's Learning Center

TRACâ„¢ (Transportation and Civil Engineering) is a hands-on, educational outreach program of the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO). TRAC is designed for integration into science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) classes in middle and high schools. State Departments of Transportation provide the program free of charge for schools in their state. If you are interested in participating in this program please visit http://trac.transportation.org/Pages/default.aspx to see if you live in a participating state.

 

Get Involved

Teachers and students are encouraged to get involved with the TRAC program. TRAC modules can be used in the classroom to encourage hands-on learning over a wide range of STEM topics related to transportation engineering.

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Recent News

New Website and Module Updates!
Posted August 31st, 11:07am

The TRAC curriculum has been updated! The Michigan Department of Transportation, working with...


Upcoming TRAC Training

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TRAC & Rides Participating States


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State Name Alabama
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State Name California
State Code:
US-CA
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State Name Connecticut
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US-CT
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State Name Delaware
State Code:
US-DE
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State Name Florida
State Code:
US-FL
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State Name Hawaii
State Code:
US-HI
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State Name Iowa
State Code:
US-IA
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State Name Illinois
State Code:
US-IL
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State Name Kentucky
State Code:
US-KY
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State Name Louisiana
State Code:
US-LA
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State Name Maryland
State Code:
US-MD
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State Name Michigan
State Code:
US-MI
TRAC Website:
http://www.michigan.gov/mdot/0,4616,7-151-9623_38029_38059_41397---,00.html
State Name Minnesota
State Code:
US-MN
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State Name Mississippi
State Code:
US-MS
TRAC Website:
http://mdot.ms.gov/stemeducation/programs/trac.html
State Name North Dakota
State Code:
US-ND
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State Name Nebraska
State Code:
US-NE
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State Name New Hampshire
State Code:
US-NH
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State Name New Jersey
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US-NJ
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State Name New Mexico
State Code:
US-NM
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State Name New York
State Code:
US-NY
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State Name Oklahoma
State Code:
US-OK
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State Name Oregon
State Code:
US-OR
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State Name South Dakota
State Code:
US-SD
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State Name Tennessee
State Code:
US-TN
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State Name Texas
State Code:
US-TX
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State Name Utah
State Code:
US-UT
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State Name Virginia
State Code:
US-VA
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State Name Wisconsin
State Code:
US-WI
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State Name West Virginia
State Code:
US-WV
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State Name Wyoming
State Code:
US-WY
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