I want to be . . .

  • ... an ENGINEER
  • ... a COMPUTER SCIENTIST
  • ... a ROBOTICS EXPERT
  • ... an ARCHITECT
  • ... a BUSINESS MANAGER
  • ... a TEACHER
  • ... an IT PROFESSIONAL
  • ... a MARKETING SPECIALIST
  • ... a LOGISTICS EXPERT
  • ... a SCIENTIST
  • ... a BANKER
  • ... a LAWYER
  • ... a PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR
  • ... a NURSE PRACTICIONER
  • ... a FACTORY MANAGER
  • ... a AV CONSULTANT
  • ... a GRAPHIC DESIGNER
  • ... an ACCOUNTANT
  • ... an RISK ANALYST

SPECIAL CTAE PROGRAMS

MIDDLE SCHOOLS STARTUP TECH

NFTE Startup Tech

Overview

Startup Tech Intro is a blended learning tech-entrepreneurship course that asks students to identify ways to improve their world and to build marketable digital solutions using MIT App Inventor. Students create an original app that addresses a community need, develop a corresponding original abbreviated business plan and marketing materials, and present in a Startup Showcase expo for the chance to win funding and publicity.

Program Requirements and Recommendations

  • Grades 8
  • Full-year course implementation

Student Startup Showcase

  • Student teams present their functional mobile apps, business model, and marketing materials in a trade show style setting, with opportunities to network with and demo to professionals from the local business community.
  • Top teams selected by expert judges receive prizes

Startup Tech Schools

  • Cedar Grove Middle School
  • Champion Theme Middle School (New Addition!)
  • Stephenson Middle School