Seniors exploring careers in Technology have the option of completing a Capstone Project or Industry Certificate during their 4th quarter. Industry Mentors add to the experience by meeting with students during weekly “office hours”.
Students come into the school as if it were a real job. The develop a proposal, track progress in Trello and present results to the community. Projects include:
Games in Unity,
Programming with c++ and Java,
Drone photography and GIS
Hardware with Arduino’s.
MITRE engineers launched this program to inspire the next generation. They work with BHS teachers to match mentors with students. Mentors:
Share their career path from high school to career
Mentors meet with students once a week, at lunch on Friday or breakfast on Wednesday (we provide bagels and pizza) “Office Hours” or via a virtual meeting.
April 8 - May 18, 2019, except the week of April 15
May 23 Project Presentations
Breakfast Office Hours are Wednesdays at 8:30 - 9: 30 am
Lunch Office Hours are Fridays at 11:30 am - 12:30