Discover the fun of helping students learn about our technological world.
Discover what it takes to become a modern K-12 Technology Teacher.
Discover what it is like to teach in a modern Technology Education classroom/laboratory.
Discover the exciting new materials available to help students learn.
Discover what new learning opportunities will become available in the near future.
Technology Education is a new discipline redesigned for the Information Age, which seeks to provide technology literacy for all students at all grade levels. Technology Education is not limited to computers, but provides a rich variety of hands-on laboratory experiments with many exciting new technologies.
Technology Education stresses design and problem-solving abilities and provides to the
student career awareness and information about a wide variety of
technology related careers and non-traditional opportunities, and
prepares all students to prosper in an information and technology rich
society. We communicate through technology. We harness energy and use it to warm
ourselves, make life more convenient, and transport goods and people.
We also produce items we want using energy and many other resources. We
build our future and practice self-evolution through technology.
Technology Education is innovation in action.
Why Consider a Career in Teaching Technology?
Job opportunities have never been better. The International Technology
Education Association Estimated a Technology
Teacher shortage of approximately 9,000 in the year 2006. Many
students receive offers before graduation. In all aspects of modern
society, there are stronger demands and incentives for women to train
in a field traditionally dominated by men. Technology Education is no
Reasons to give serious consideration to a career as a
Other reasons to begin your career in technology
education at VCSU: