The Caroline Career and Technology Center will challenge, empower, and prepare students to enter the world of work and attain the post-secondary education required to compete in today's advancing world of technology. Career and Technology Education (CTE) programs in Caroline County have a mission to assist students in being life long learners regardless of the avenue they choose to enter the world of work.
The focus of CTE programs in Caroline County is to meet both the school system and the CTE missions. CTE majors in Caroline County provide value-added opportunities (college credit and industry recognized certifications) by connecting content knowledge and skills with inquiry based learning, hands-on projects, and authentic problem solving that address all aspects of industry.
The superintendent of Caroline County Public Schools and the Caroline County Board of Education have a vision to ensure that every student is equipped with the academic and technical skills to enter the world of work, military, or post-secondary education.
The vision of the Caroline Career and Technology Center is to enhance the educational outcomes for all students by developing students who have 21st century skills who are College and Career ready.
The goal of the Career and Technology Center is to produce students who are productive citizens who are contributing members of society and who are equipped with the skills and knowledge to have a high quality of life.
Students with 21st century skills believe that hard work and effort lead to success and achievement. They are students who can think critically and problem solve. They are goal oriented and able to work collaboratively as part of a team. They are individuals who value diversity and are culturally knowledgeable. They are individuals with the skills to be problem solvers who can analyze and access information and come up with viable solutions. They are effective communicators in speech and writing. They possess higher order thinking skills with the imagination and curiosity to look at new and innovative solutions. They are students ready to compete in the 21st century world and are ready for the challenges of career and college.