global marketplace is changing. Employers need individuals with high skills in
science, technology, mathematics and communications. Through the Career and
Technical Education department, the Arlington Independent School District
offers an enhanced educational system that prepares students for the future.
cooperative efforts of educational leaders and business/industry partners
create an environment supportive of the lifelong learning process for every
student. Partnerships allows students to make a smooth transition from high
school into career and/or higher education.
link real-world experiences with academic requirements, the Career and
Technical Education Department implements many strategies including:
· Partnering with local
industries to identify knowledge and skill sets.
· Implementing and managing
the Career and Technical Education programs.
· Following a career-based
education model that combines rigorous academics with real-world application.
broad range of courses offered by the Career and Technical Education Department
provides AISD students with the opportunities they need to develop the
interests and skills necessary to progress beyond high school.