Nirmala Gnanapragasam, Ph.D, P.E. 
Civil Engineering  
Associate Professor
Affiliate Director, PLTW

Annemarie Riese 
Project Lead the Way 
Affiliate Coordinator, PLTW

Building/Room:  ENGR 511

Address:  901 12th Avenue, ENGR 511, Seattle, WA 98122

 Email:  pltw@seattleu.edu

Washington PLTW Certification Visit Requests

Is your school interested in becoming a PLTW Certified school?

Contact Washington Affiliate Director Nimmy Gnanapragasam at pltw@seattleu.edu to receive assistance with the Certification planning process and to request a Certification visit.

  • Review and complete NEW national PLTW self-assessment planning materials (https://www.pltw.org/our-programs/)
  • Submit National Certification Document #2 (Self-Assessment) electronically (this will go to both national and Washington PLTW; detailed submission directions will be posted on the national site soon)
  • High School Certification visits involve visiting PLTW classes and meeting with school, community partners, students, and parents during a one-day visit.
  • High School Certification visit fees are $500 per school, with discounted rates arranged for coordinated district-level/multiple school visits.