Career and Technology Education

Career and Technology Education electives prepare students for college, entry-level jobs, and everyday life. Students may choose from a variety of courses in all grades, including Business, Marketing, Accounting, Public Speaking, Financial Literacy, Information Technology, Engineering, Carpentry, Patient Care, Early Education and Care, Design and Visual Communication, and Film/TV Production. All courses emphasize the development of 21st Century learning skills.

Ninth and tenth grade students may elect semester-long courses that can be taken in combination with one another or in combination with semester-long electives in other departments. In the Career and Technology Education department, these courses include MS Word, MS Office, 21st Century Technology, Entrepreneurship, Nutrition and Wellness, Fundamentals of Engineering, Fundamentals of Film/TV, and Fundamentals of Construction. Each of these courses serves as an introduction to more advanced material in year-long electives in Marketing, Accounting, Business Management, Finance, Computer Aided Design, Carpentry, and Health and Human Services.

Faculty

Mrs. Collins, Department Head

Mrs. Brown, Health Care Technology

Mr. Carnell, Business

Mrs. Cavallo, Business

Mr. Cheney, Carpentry

Mr. Feinburg, Film & TV Production / Information Technology

Ms Flaherty, Engineering

Mr. Gibbons, Marketing / Management

Mr. Holmes, Information Technology / Computer Programming

Mr. Motta, Visual Design and Communication

Mrs. Walsh, Early Education & Care