Technology Education (Tech Ed)
Technology Education is the study of the human-made/designed world. Technology Education provides an opportunity for students to learn about the processes and knowledge related to technology that are needed to solve problems and extend human capabilities. The goal of Technology Education is to advance technological literacy. Technology literacy is the ability to use, manage, understand, and assess technology. (Obtained from the International Technology Education Association, Standards for Technological Literacy, 2000, p. 242)

Technology education classes include:
6th Grade - Exploring Technology

7th Grade - Invention and Innovation

8th Grade - Technological Systems

More information may be found in the Program of Studies

Maryland State Department of Education links

International Technology Education Association links