Published July 17th, 2019 at 1:27 PM
A computer help desk, where students fix other students’ laptops. A documentary-film crew. Virtual reality creations.
Those are all facets of the technology class at Platte County High School in Platte City, Missouri. Students say these technical experiences are also teaching them the soft skills that are in such demand within today’s workplace.
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