Career & Technology courses will get you on the fast track to your future. Whatever your plans may be after high school, career & technology courses and career pathways will give you a head start in many technical and professional careers. When you include these courses as part of your regular high school schedule you will:
Attend project-based classes that give you hands-on experience in your chosen field
Learn what it is like doing the work in your chosen field
Discover any gaps you might need to fill in your course work to meet job skill or graduation requirements
Challenge yourself and gain skills that you can use wherever life takes you
See how to take what you are learning in the classroom and apply it in a work environment
Emphasize career preparation while still in high school
Prepare yourself beyond a high school diploma to compete in the workforce
Real life experiences will help you make informed decisions following graduation from high school. You will be better prepared to make decisions about what you want to do and where you want to go. Career and Technology courses will provide you with tools to assist you in making a plan for your future and help you reach your goals.
Start preparing for your future now! Make the connection between learning and the real world. Career Technology courses will help answer three key questions: What am I learning? Why am I learning it? How am I going to use it?