CLARK COUNTY, Ind. (WHAS11) -- School starts on August 1 for students in Greater Clark County.
Middle school students there will be able to participate in a new program called "Project Lead the Way."
Project Lead the Way is a nationally recognized program that offers students project-based learning opportunities in engineering and bio-medicine.
Seventh-graders will be introduced to the bio-medical aspect of the program with a course called "medical detectives."
Eighth-graders will be introduced to engineering with the course "gateway to technology."