Expanding Knowledge Through Technology
DEPCO exists to challenge the idea of a general education model that marches students through a uniform curriculum.
The Robotics Engineering Level I curriculum introduces students to the exciting field of robotics. Students learn the mechanical design and construction of robots through hands-on activities. Activities include the construction of a remote control robot and the use of SOLIDWORKS software.
In this curriculum, students are introduced to both the therapeutic and research and design aspects of pharmacology. Students explore proper drug administration, common adverse effects, and various types of drugs. Students also practice methods to reduce drug errors such as proper reading and writing of prescriptions and drug labels.
Industrial Motor Controls
Industrial Motor Controls teaches the basics of electricity and how energy is converted to perform work. Motor controls will be used to govern in predetermined manners the performance of electric motors.
SkillsUSA, a nonprofit national education association, encourages, challenges, and prepares students for the workforce through extensive hands-on training and an unforgettable community of likeminded individuals. SkillsUSA trains students—from middle-school to college/postsecondary levels—to ensure readiness in a career in any trade, technical, and skilled service occupation. SkillsUSA Comes to Wichita, Kansas Wichita State University hosted theContinue reading “SkillsUSA Meets DEPCO”
June 9th is annually celebrated as National Donald Duck Day in honor of the beloved Disney character. For anyone unaware of his amusing antics, Donald Duck is a widely-known anthropomorphic duck dressed in a sailor’s shirt, a cap, and a red bow tie. He also has quite the temper. Donald’s foibles and daily struggles createdContinue reading “Celebrate National Donald Duck Day!”
Can you guess this treasured device of the past? Today is National VCR Day! It’s a wonderful way for people of all ages to remember the humbling beginnings of a piece of technology that paved the way for other great technological advances. A videocassette recorder (VCR) is an electromechanical device that people used to recordContinue reading “Happy National VCR Day!”
DEPCO’s approach to educating today’s youth stands to revolutionize the education environment by offering engaging curricula that takes the intimidation and confusion out of the learning for both students and instructors.