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.
National Stop Bullying Day falls on the second Wednesday in October! It’s designed to help in the prevention of bullying in schools. Children, educators, and parents all need to be aware of every aspect of possible bullying when it comes to young children. Bullying comes in many shapes and forms, and it can cause long-lastingContinue reading “National Stop Bullying Day!”
Columbus Day has historically been a holiday celebrated to commemorate the founding of the New World by Christopher Columbus in 1492. The earliest record of this celebration dates back to 1792. For many, Columbus Day represents history of their Italian-American heritage as well as the beginning of America. By the 400th anniversary, President Harrison beganContinue reading “Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day”
October 5th is World Teachers’ Day! This momentous day gives everyone the opportunity to honor teachers and their dedication to students and education. The first World Teachers’ Day was celebrated on October 5, 1994—in commemoration of the establishment of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) RecommendationContinue reading “DEPCO Celebrates World Teachers’ 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.