CTE program at the Middle School


Grade: 8

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.

Grade: 7-8 Credits: 1

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

Grade: 8 Credits: .5

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.