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Technology in the Middle and High School
Welcome to the Millis MS/HS School Technology Website! In a blended learning learning environment, the goal of the technology program is to prepare students to learn how to safely connect, communicate, and collaborate using a wealth of available technology tools.
The blended learning environment awards students an opportunity to be self-directed learners and achieve academic success based on individual learning styles. Please, take a moment to watch this video that explains blended learning.
Technology Learning Standards
Beginning in the 5th grade, students are held to expectations with growing rigor and complexity over the course of their school years.
Those expectations are expressed in the Technology Department's learning standards.
S1: Students will demonstrate a sound understanding of technology concepts,systems, and operations.
S2: Students will demonstrate creative thinking, construct knowledge, and develop innovative products and processes using
S3: Students will use digital media to communicate and work collaboratively to support individual learning and to contribute to the learning of others.
S4: Students will apply digital tools to gather, evaluate, and use electronic information sources.
S5: Students will apply critical thinking skills to plan and conduct research, manage projects, solve problems, and make informed decisions using appropriate digital tools and resources.
S6: Students will understand the human, cultural, and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical