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ERIC Number: EJ821634
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 6
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0746-3537
Model Program: Southern Lehigh High School, Center Valley, PA
Colelli, Richard
Technology Teacher, v68 n4 p27-32 Dec 2008-Jan 2009
In this article, the author describes the technology education program at Southern Lehigh High School, Center Valley, Pennsylvania. The school district is presently providing an educational program known for its excellence and forward-looking perspective, which is sensitive to the changing needs of its students. Within the technology education curriculum, students have a variety of interactive CAD (computer-aided design) software programs, and computer-numerical-controlled equipment, as well as desktop rapid prototyping equipment, robotic programming software with Mindstorm Robotic activities, pneumatics, hydraulics, electronic activities, and desktop publishing. Two extracurricular clubs, the Technology Student Association (TSA) and the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) organization (robotics), are also provided.
International Technology Education Association (ITEA). 1914 Association Drive Suite 201, Reston, VA 20191-1539. Tel: 703-860-2100; Fax: 703-860-0353; e-mail: itea@iteaconnect.org; Web site: http://www.iteaconnect.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania