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The Technology Education (TE) program at Montana State University is a multi-disciplinary program of study designed to develop technological literacy through the study of past, present, and future technological systems and their impacts on society. Program content is influenced by the Standards for Technological Literacy, as published by the International Technology Education Association (2000). The TE Broadfield Teaching option is designed for individuals wishing to teach Technology Education at the junior high or high school level. There is a critical nationwide shortage of TE teachers thus individuals selecting this career have little difficulty in securing a job as a teacher. The Industry Option provides students the opportunity to develop skills in a variety of areas plus the flexibility to choose courses that allow them to further develop in-depth skills for their chosen career path.
Student Club Update
Four Technology Education students attended the 2013 International Technology and Engineering Educators Association conference in Columbus, OH. The students competed in several events placing second in the Problem Solving activity and third in Robotics. Students competing included Ben Butts, Jennifer Marshall, Margaret Forslund and Kent Liston.
Students often work together in groups.
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The Technology Education program at MSU prides itself in it's low student teacher ratio. Professors are available to help you out, get more info about them on our About Us page.
Scott Davis, PhD.
Office: Reid 210
Phone: (406) 994-5775
Lidia Haughey, M.Ed.
Office: Reid 211
Phone: (406) 994-6303
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- ITEEA, The International Technology Engineering Educators Association
- CTTE, The Council on Technology Teacher Education
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