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Post-Secondary Planning

These links include information about universities, colleges, technical schools. training programs.

Business and Commercial

These links reference commercial sites providing resources for architectural, design and engineering products.

Educational Resources

These links provide resources for classroom curriculum and instruction.

Illinois State Board of Education(ISBE)
ISBE – CTE Areas – Technology and Engineering Education (Industrial)


ABC Seamless (gutters)
AEC Cafe’
AEC InfoCenterBuilding Designs
A.I.A. E-Architect
Anderson Windows
Architectural Hotlinks
Atas International (Metal Roofing)
Building Designs
Concrete Management Degree
Cutsom-Bilt Metals
Eco-Shake (Roofing)
ESRI – Project Impact Hazard Information
FlexShake (Roofing)
F.W. Dodge
First Source Online
Great Buildings
Marvin Windows and Doors
Mira Vista Roof
R.S. Means
Specifications Online
SunSetter (awnings)
Sweets Network
Pella Windows and Doors

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  • Regional Competition: Feb 17 - March 6, 2020
  • State Competition: April 18, 2020


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