Technology & Engineering Education
Technology and Engineering
Technology Education is hands-on, problem-based learning. In Technology Education classes, students apply math, science, and their knowledge of tools and materials to solve problems. Students learn to identify problems, develop solutions, and test solutions to maximize results.
Technology at Shaker Junior High School
Seventh grade technology is the first half of the one unit junior high technology program. The emphasis in this course is on the history of technology, the resources of technology, and the components or subsystems that make up larger technological systems, students will use tools and machines to solve technology related problems. Seventh grade students will attend technology for fifteen weeks on an everyday basis.
All students are required to take one unit of technology by the end of eighth grade. The emphasis in this course is on process and problem solving. Students design and construct solutions to challenging problems. In eighth grade students receive twenty consecutive weeks of technology study on an every day basis.
Design and Drawing for Production 8
Eighth grade elective for Engineering students.
Technology at Shaker High School
Shaker High School has a Technology Education department that offers more than 20 different courses to choose from, with a NYS Education Department approved program in Pre-Engineering. Students who complete a specific five-unit sequence will get a “Pre-Engineering” endorsement on their diploma.