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Applied Technology

In Applied Technology classes, students realize the impact of technology on individuals, society, and the environment through a comprehensive, activity-based curriculum. Students utilize computers and other high-tech tools to focus on the application of knowledge, creativity, and problem solving. The goal is for students to work effectively as individuals and as team members as they select the appropriate technology to solve specific problems.

Mission

The mission of the department is to develop student potential in a comprehensive knowledge and activity based educational program ranging from the college-bound student to technical employment after high school. By focusing on applying knowledge, creativity and problem solving, this program will provide the student with an understanding of the impact of technology on individuals, society and the environment. Through the use of computers and other high tech tools of instruction, students learn to work effectively as individuals and as team members to select the appropriate technology to solve problems.

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