Amanda Trevino – HILT Coordinator

What do you contribute to Career Center? I am the coordinator for the HILT program here at the Career Center. HILT stands for High Intensity Career Training. It is for students who are learning English as a second language. A majority of the students that are in the program arrive in the country as teenagers. ...

Isaac Zawalo – Algebra 2, Algebra 2 Intensified, Precalculus, Calculus, Math for Liberal Arts

What do you contribute to Career Center? I’m a teacher, I provide students with instruction. But I think I contribute more than that. I think I try to motivate students to do their best. I think as a minority I serve as a motivating person to minority students What program are you in? I’m signed ...

Who Is Mr. Johnson?

Robert Johnson, most commonly known as Mr. Johnson, is one of the Engineering teachers at the Arlington Career Center (ACC)  in room 115. Though he mainly works with the 9th and 10th graders of the Arlington Tech program, he also works with the rest of the ACC and teaches grades 9-12. Mr. Johnson came to ...

ACC Student Spotlight—Priyanka Bose

Priyanka Bose, a senior at Yorktown High School is a strong advocate of the Career Center and its real world training emphasis.  She is is living example of the school’s mission to instill a passion for learning by doing.  As a sophomore, she was enrolled in the Physical Therapy/Sports Medicine class and was awarded the “Highest Technical ...

Scott Lockhart – Standard Animal Science and Advanced Animal Science

What do you contribute to Career Center? Ok, so I am an Animal Science teacher. So we help prepare students for a lot of different animal-related jobs; wide variety from veterinarians to trainers, head sitters, groomers, we have people working at the zoo that were former students and things like that.  So, we just try ...

Ashley Neal – Chemistry 10 , Physics, and HILT A Science

What do you contribute to Career Center? I believe I have a unique personality that comes with discipline I acquired a college preparatory former military school. Also, being an athlete I understand the challenges that students have whether it’s jobs, sports, or  family issues and things like that, on top of their school work.  I ...

Timothy Scanlon – Economics and Personal Finance and U.S History

What do you contribute to Career Center? I think I contribute the most by teaching the  economics and personal finance class because that is my main class and that is an extremely valuable class for high school students to take, even if you are just a sophomore, even if you might not necessarily have a ...

Tinequa Reese – Biology 9

What do you contribute to Career Center? I contribute joy and happiness an upbeat spirit and creativity just doing things differently.   What program are you in? Arlington Tech.   What has been your experience at the Career Center? Pretty positive. It’s been good. Its different but not different in a bad way. Its new ...

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