Focus on Education
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
To effectively navigate and participate in the world today, it is necessary to understand how the internet works, and, more broadly, how technologies affect our lives. The internet has become an essential tool and information source for the average person living today. Moreover, technological advances in the past half-century have thrust most people across the world into a highly technical and complex world that they have no choice but to navigate.
Friday, September 4, 2020
The Rogers Public Schools (RPS) Career & Technical Education (CTE) program has announced its new name and logo design – “Launch. Your Future”.
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Aligning Career Education programs with both current and projected employment data relating to local workforce demands is the focus of both short and long-term planning for the Rogers Public Schools Career Education department. The district’s partnership with the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce has been a valuable resource for educators in the continued effort to develop programs that increase awareness and knowledge of employment data and trends within the Northwest Arkansas region.
Monday, April 1, 2019
Rogers New Technology High School is looking for businesses that would be interested in providing an internship for students during the 2019-20 school year. Businesses can fill out a Google form that will help them ascertain the available ...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox sat down with Dr. Lance Arbuckle, Principal of Rogers New Technology High School located at 2922 S. 1st St. They discussed what makes the school unique ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Guest Blog Post by Dr. Evelyn E. Jorgenson, President of NorthWest Arkansas Community CollegeMichael Dewberry makes a convincing case for community college apprenticeships as a pathway to entrepreneurship. “Where else can you invest $2,500, ...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
As the summer months go by, the focus shifts to the upcoming 2017-2018 school year to ensure that Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs offered within the Rogers School District align with workforce demands as well as projected growth and ...