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​Engineering is designed to offer students an overview of the engineering profession and fundamental skills utilized in general engineering. Students investigate various engineering disciplines and related career paths. They develop communication and teamwork skills as well as increase their understanding of basic scientific and mathematics principles used in problem solving through the engineering design process. Students will also explore the application of engineering principles in various technological areas including construction, transportation, communication, manufacturing, and bioengineering.  Students will also learn about systems involved in the engineering research and design process. Topics include fluid, thermal, mechanical, and electrical systems.

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Career Readiness Indicators are credentials/certifications available to all students enrolled in a program where career and technical skill proficiencies are aligned with industry-recognized standards
Link to WFD CRI page.aspx
CRICredentialing Indicatorshttp://www.alsde.edu/sec/wfd/Pages/credentialing-all.aspx
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State Board of Education approved standards describing the minimal instructional content of the career and technical education programs and related courses.
Link to CTE COS, STEM tab.aspx
COSCTE COShttp://testwww.alsde.edu/sec/cte/Pages/ctecos-all.aspx?tab=STEM
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State adopted textbooks for CTE 2010-2016 including CTE Comprehensive and CTE Supplementary.
Link to Textbooks page, CTE tab.aspx
TextbooksCTE Textbookshttp://www.alsde.edu/sec/sct/Pages/textbooksbysubject-all.aspx?tab=Career and Technical Education
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Required equipment for each program and/or course.
Link to Equipment List page, STEM tab.aspx
Equipment ListsEquipment List/sec/cte/Pages/equipmentlist-all.aspx?tab=STEM
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Plans of Instruction are units of instruction in a CTE course providing teachers with suggestions for lesson plans.
Link to POI page, STEM tab.aspx
POIPlans of Instruction (POI)http://testwww.alsde.edu/sec/cte/Pages/poi-all.aspx?tab=STEM
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Business and Industry Certification validates that programs comply with and maintain quality standards as agreed upon by business and industry, education professionals, and the Department.
Link to BIC page, PLTW Review tab.aspx
BICPLTW Review /sec/cte/Pages/bic-all.aspx?tab=PLTW Review
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Frequently Asked Questions related to this program.
Link to FAQs, PLTW Eng tab.aspx
FAQsProgram FAQshttp://testwww.alsde.edu/sec/cte/Pages/stemfaqs-all.aspx?tab=PLTW - Engineering
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A listing of courses, subject codes, credentials, and career opportunities within the cluster and program area
Link to Program Guide page,STEM tab.aspx
Program GuideProgram Guidehttp://www.alsde.edu/sec/cte/Pages/programgrids-all.aspx?tab=STEM
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Student Organizations function as an integral part of the CTE instructional program with state and national affiliation providing support for skill attainment and leadership development.
Link to SO page, TSA tab.aspx
Student OrganizationTSA/sec/cte/Pages/studentorgs-all.aspx?tab=TSA