Four CCSD High Schools, Garrett Academy of Technology, Burke, St. Johns and West Ashley High Schools had the opportunity to participate in the Culinary Arts Demonstration on Wednesday, November 5 from 4:00 pm- 8:00 pm. They were invited to participate by Ms. Debbie Davis from the Coastal Carolina Fair Creative Arts Committee. The Committee provided […]
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Work-based Learning Partnerships Coordinator for Charleston County School District.
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Mr. Andy Streets’ Automotive Technology program at Wando High School is empowering the next generation of local mechanics with hands-on learning opportunities. With a new building and state-of-the-art automotive repair equipment, Mr. Streets is building a program that will produce graduates with excellent prospects for local employment. Students can also choose to continue their studies at […]
Ms. Mary Smith’s cosmetology program is shaping up nicely at the Center for Advanced Studies at Wando High School. Today her students were practicing their skills on mannequins, a required step in their march toward certification. For more information on the Cosmetology program at Wando, Click Here.
The HOSA Fall Leadership Conference was recently held at Newberry College. Student from Erin Shiver’s Health Science program at R. B. Stall High School were able to tour the college while there and participate in many career awareness activities. They visited an exhibit fair of competitive events, discussed medical reserve opportunities, participated in team building […]
Bill Twaller’s Culinary Arts students at Wando High School have carved a truck load of pumpkins this fall! Check out the variety and creativity in the gallery below.
Business Law students from Military Magnet Academy recently visited Judge Deadra Jefferson in her Charleston County Courtroom. The students were given a tour of the courts, got to sit in on some guilty pleas, and met for a half hour with Judge Jefferson. The students have been invited back to watch some upcoming civil and […]
Students from Military Magnet Academy recently visited the Apple Store on King Street, Downtown for an interactive tour and products demonstration. They got to walk around Charleston taking pictures on iPods, and then came back to the store to make movies with music, animation, etc using Apple computers. Each student was given a special t-shirt, […]
October 23, 2014 – Select Career and Technology Education teachers from throughout the district are enjoying “Mastery Teaching Model” professional development sessions at Southern Wesleyan University today.
A Trip Over the Horizon By: M. Eliese Ronke, MS October 22, 2014 – How do you get teenagers from two different sides of the economic spectrum to spend a whole day together chatting about everything from the flight patterns of wood storks to the technology of rice plantations? Take them on a trip Over […]
Sparks are often flying in CTE instructor Arthur Russell’s Welding Technology classes at Garrett Academy of Technology. His students are preparing for high demand, high wage welding positions in the Charleston region and beyond. To learn more about the Welding program at Garrett Academy, visit the school website.