In high school, my twin brother and I were faced with the decision on our class options and thought about what we wanted to do for our careers. We were both talented football players and had a possible future of using that as a path to go to a university/college. … Read More
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What Can You Do with a Career Certificate in 3-D Animation?
Were you the kid who was always drawing, either on your notebooks during class or for fun after school? Maybe you enjoyed playing with computer design programs from a young age. Whatever your experience with drawing and design, if … Read More
Technology is ever-changing and expanding. So are the fields that fall under the STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) umbrella and the careers available in those fields.
One field that’s relatively new is that of mechatronics. Mechatronics is an interdisciplinary field that plays a critical role in the development … Read More
What Is Computer-Aided Design?
Software and technology have dramatically changed the way people interact with the world around them and the way many people perform their jobs. One field where the influence of technology is palpable is the architecture and construction industry.
Computer-aided design (CAD) has changed the way architects, … Read More
How Can You Become a CNC Production Specialist?
Manufacturing has changed in recent years. Some of those changes have led to increased precision in the way things are made, but some of those changes have also led to a decline in job opportunities for those in the industry. Although the … Read More
What Does a Machinist Do?
Most of the items you use in your daily life are made up of multiple components and parts. While you might not spend much time thinking about the makeup or design of everyday objects, someone had to take the time not only to those objects … Read More
What Healthcare Assistant Courses Are Available in Orlando?
If you like working with people, have an interest in the human body and how it functions, and are looking for a career path that offers plenty of opportunity and room for growth, pursuing a career as a health care assistant might … Read More
Orange Technical College held its 1st Annual Project Lead the Way Teacher Symposium on February 4th at Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus. Over 150 PLTW Gateway, Engineering, and Biomedical teachers, District CTE members, and industry partners were present for a packed day of messages, inspiration, teacher and … Read More