DCHS ACADEMY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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The Academy of Information Technology will be offering 2 programs during the 2016-2017 school year. These program are Web Development and Technology Support Services.
The Web Development program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers such as an Assistant Web Designer, a Web Designer, and Senior Web Designer in the Information Technology career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the Information Technology career cluster. The content includes but is not limited to operating system commands and web document development, design, promotion and scripting.

The Technology Services program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in computer technology support positions in the Information Technology career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills. The content includes but is not limited to practical experiences in the implementation, management, and maintenance of advanced technology user environments.

COURSE OFFERING

The courses offered through the Academy of Information Technology for Web Development include:

The courses offered through the Academy of Informtion Technology for Technology Support include:

There are numerous industry certifications associated with the Academy of Information Technology. These include:

CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is the CTSO associated with the Academy of Information Technology. Students have the opportunity to compete at the district, state and national levels in various events including business presentation, public speaking, java programming and network design.

Students and/or parents interesting in obtaining more information about this program can contact:

Mrs. Carol Petrone, Instructor
Adult, Career & Technical Education Coordinator
16077 Highway 19 North
Cross City, FL 32628
352.498.6447
carolpetrone@dixie.k12.fl.us

EDUCATIONAL EQUITY ACT - ADULT & CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION

The School Board of Dixie County is committed to the principle and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action. The School Board of Dixie County complies with the letter and spirit of federal, state, and local laws and regulation prohibiting discrimination and/or harassment based on race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, sex, disability, age or marital status or social and family background. Educational opportunities for students, employees and applicants are provided under the principles, equal opportunity and affirmative action. A lack of English Language skills is not a barrier to admission in any program. Dixie District Schools' designee to coordinate compliance with the Educational Equity Act is:

Buddy Schofield
Cross City, Fl 32628
352.498.6135