CTE program at the Middle School
This course creates a culture of high expectation and continuous improvement that provides middle school students with a foundation for success in high school, future studies, and careers. Students explore college and career planning within specific career cluster(s). The students research labor market information, learn job-seeking skills, and create documents required for employment. Students use self-knowledge to explore and set realistic goals.
Purpose of the middle school technology curriculum is to expose students to a broad overview of the field of technology and its related processes. Because engineers use technology to solve problems, many of the modules included in each unit relate to a field of engineering or engineering technology. The course has been designed to be activity oriented.
**Indicates Tech Prep Credit
Emphasizes mastery of touch control of keyboard characters to address business applications of emerging technologies. Students will need to apply touch system data entry for production of business documents.