|Walter Reed Middle School|
Designed for students who have a strong drive to use technology to seek out information and share it with others. This SLC focuses on instructing students in a variety of computer skills while cultivating intellectual challenges and encouraging students to present their work digitally.
Special features include an emphasis on core academic classes that add to the student’s acquisition of technology skills, creating and working in a variety of web 2.0 environments: collaborative sharing, commenting, and editing writing through Google Docs, as well as sharing, analyzing, and evaluating research through Google Forms, Edmodo, Haiku, and Scratch. Computer skills focus on touch-typing, Microsoft Office Suite, website design, programming (Scratch and Python), Photoshop, Google Sketch Up, PowerPoint, and multimedia presentations.
More information regarding the application process can be found on the Smaller Learning Communities webpage.
Friends of Reed – Technology (FORT) – website of parent group dedicated to supporting the Technology Academy
Kurtis Demski, SLC Coordinator
phone: 818-487-7614; email firstname.lastname@example.org
Debbie Vodhanel, SLC Assistant
phone: 818-487-7600 ex. 306; email email@example.com