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Technology


The Long Beach School District’s Technology Program is aligned to the NYS Technology Learning Standards and the NYS Core Curricula  
http://www.p12.nysed.gov/cte/technology/learn.html

  

Technology courses are open to all students.  In the middle school, students take their first course in technology in grade 6 and one year of technology in grades 7- 8.  In the high school, courses may be taken for elective credit or as part of a 5-unit program.

You should experience one or more of these courses to help you prepare for the future. Take this opportunity to work with your hands as well as your mind and explore different technologies using specialized tools and equipment in a variety of laboratories.

Core Course Sequences in Technology

Information, Communication, and Media Production

MS - Intro to Tech. 6: Research and Communications, Multimedia 7, Multimedia 8
 HS - TV Studio Production 1, 2, & 3

Materials and Fabrication

MS - Woodworking 6, Woodworking 7, Woodworking 8
 HS - DDP 1 & 2, Metalworking/Woodworking 1 & 2, Design and Fabrication in Metal

Automotive Repair and Diagnostics

 MS – Woodworking 6, Woodworking 7, STEM 8
 HS - Auto Fundamentals, Auto Systems, Vocational Prep

Design and Innovation

MS - Intro to Tech. 6: Research and Communications, Multimedia 7, Multimedia 8
HS - DDP 1 & 2, Architectural Design and Drawing 1, 2, & 3

MS denotes Middle School
HS denotes High School

 

News


Creating Flags

Students design and build cutting boards or wooden flags of different countries in the high school wood shop. Some of the flags have been donated to local Veteran organizations. 


Design Cycle

Students testing cars on the Maglev (magnetic levitation) track in the middle school woodshop.  

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Students testing vehicle and familiarizing themselves with the track.
Maglev Design Cycle: Students working on teams to research and design their maglev vehicle.