Early discovery and engagement increases student interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics! With relevant applications and connections to careers in STEM, an overview of 21st-century career choices and a pathway to further educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, our STEM curriculum delivers a robust educational experience that can serve as a foundation for success!
Introduction to STEM Pathways
Intelitek’s Introduction to STEM Pathways provides an easy-to-implement solution for delivering early engagement and discovery of science, technology, engineering and mathematics topics for middle and high school students. Relevant topics like robotics, energy systems and transportation help students see the connection between STEM and the world around them.
DEPCO’s Career Concepts and Experiences labs introduce middle and high school students to a wide variety of level one and two applied technology subjects in career areas such as science, communication, construction, engineering, FACS, graphics, manufacturing, science, and much more.
Family and Consumer Science
DEPCO’s Family and Consumer Sciences lab includes the Ready 4 Careers and Ready 4 Life programs. Ready 4 Careers is a career exploration program designed for 5th through 8th grade. Basic living skills are taught and reinforced in this DEPCO program. Ready 4 Life incorporates life lessons, skill development and career investigation within the FACS industry. This fun program meets 100% of the national Family and Consumer Sciences’ standards.
Students are immersed in the world of graphic communications with the exploration of in-depth concepts related to graphic design, computer animation, desktop publishing, DVD production, and digital photography.