Wilson School District is a certified Project Lead the Way (PLTW) school.
Project Lead the Way is a national program designed to encourage and
prepare students for the fields of engineering and technology. Through
this curriculum, students are exposed to a rigorous, hands-on learning
experience. Students learn theory which allows them to solve technological
problems in an innovative way. Students learn to use the design process
to develop new and innovated ways to solve challenges; and students develop
prototypes to learn materials processes and test their designs.
Technology & Engineering
Students within our courses not only learn content, but they also get to put it to use. Students will work to strengthen their problem-solving skills.
Students work with cutting edge technology and receive instruction from teachers who are constantly pushing the limits of creativity, and innovation.
Many of our courses carry honors weight to reward students who seek out, and look to conquer challenging problems.
Wilson offers an array of courses specifically focused in providing students the opportunity to attain Adobe Certifications. These courses focus on the areas of digital photo and video manipulation, and heavily use the Adobe Master Collection. Students work to produce anything from music videos to websites, and upon completion of a course have the ability to prove their skills by attaining an Adobe Certification within their area of focus. There are currently 5 courses offered within the Technology Innovation program.