Syllabus

The 2019-2020 Syllabus is available for both Students and Parents.  You may print it out at your convenience if you have any questions about the assignments do not hesitate to email me with any questions or concerns.

The objective for students is to successfully complete the course with two state recognized certifications.

Microsoft Office Specialist Word and Microsoft Office Specialist Excel Certifications.  Here at Pioneer High School we use iCEV, Jasperactive, and Newsela to assist with the learning process.

BIM Syllabus_2019 - 2020

 
What is iCEV?

iCEV’s is an online curriculum platform that is changing the way Career and Technical Education programs prepare students for the workforce.  At Sharyland Pioneer High School all our students have access to iCEV’s standard-aligned courses, iCEV is one of the leading ways in bridging the gap between education and industry certification testing.


What is Jasperactive?

Jasperactive is a cutting edge learning system that teaches learners various fundamental skills in technology, from the basics of using computers and the internet to using the Microsoft Office suite of applications. The purpose of Jasperactive is to give learners a tool that is applicable for all learning styles, can be accessed anywhere, and provides freedom to learn at any pace.  This tool will prepare students to take their State Exam and earn their Microsoft Office Certifications.


What is Newsela?

Newsela is an instructional content tool that allows teachers to find articles with appropriate reading levels for their students.  Newsela articles also feature questions and writing prompts that align with common core standards. Newsela was adopted by the PHS to bridge the gap in reading comprehension throughout all subject matters.  There is should be Newsela article assigned each day depending on the subject matter.