SHS CTE News

Up for the Challenge in Engineering and Construction

Up for the Challenge in Engineering and Construction

Robotics students just completed their BattleBot wars while Intro to Design students just completed a challenge in which they were required to design and construct a balloon powered vehicle that would travel vertically up a line 14 feet to the ceiling of the wood...

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Teaching and Learning with TPEP

Teaching and Learning with TPEP

TPEP - The Teacher Preparation Education Pathway had an exciting December. Our Playschool program had a visit from the North Pole during our Holiday get together. Santa and his elf brought wooden “off the naughty list” passes for all the children. Hopefully they did...

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Catching up with Law and Public Safety

Catching up with Law and Public Safety

We’ve had a busy few weeks in the Law Pathway! Intro to Criminal Justice students are researching common characteristics of serial killers.  Students chose a serial criminal and completed research into their past, upbringing, crimes committed, and psychological...

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Happy New Year from the Academy of Finance

Happy New Year! The annual Academy of Finance Holiday Breakfast was held on December 19th. It was great to see so many program alumni and community members take time to gather and reflect. Financial Accounting students are busy researching financial fraud and...

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Hands on Learning with Fay Butler Metal Shaping

Hands on Learning with Fay Butler Metal Shaping

December has been busy for Engineering and Construction Management students with two field trips to Fay Butler Metal shaping. Fay was very inspirational to our students, speaking about drawing, material science, the periodic table, the compound curve and many metal...

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Computer Science and Information Technology Update

Computer Science and Information Technology Update

This has been a busy month for students enrolled in the Computer Science and Information Technology/Cybersecurity pathways. On December 3rd, Smithfield High School held its annual “Hour of Code” with pathway students assisting throughout the school. The Girls Who Code...

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Giving Back and Collaborating in Teacher Preparation

Giving Back and Collaborating in Teacher Preparation

Students in the Teaching Children & Adults class had the opportunity to communicate with an established teacher in Naples, Italy. She started her high school years at Smithfield High School before moving to Italy to complete her education. Mikala Bazinet now...

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