Engineering activities at Pine Tree High School
Our classes our hands-on, real-world, and design driven. With our STEM activities we stress the engineering design process for each project and introduce students to different types of engineering: civil, mechanical, biomedical, aerospace. etc. We balance our innovative design challenges with a strong understanding of engineering history from culturally diverse viewpoints. Our reading list includes books such as:
Finally, our engineering students understand professional responsibilities and writing with their digital engineering websites- each student writes regular blogs about engineering and posts examples of their projects online.
Engineering Field Trips at Pine Tree High School:
Understanding real-world contributions of engineers is critical to making a valid career choice. At Pine Tree High, we work closely with local universities and engineering companies to expose our students to the latest in technology research and production. Some of the places we visited recently are :
Pine Tree High School has an extremely active TAME chapter. TAME is an after school group that enables students to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) by:
Pine Tree ISD students teamed with Komatsu Mining to host a Girls in Tech event at the company's Longview plant. The goal was to let the students explore different technology- and engineering-related activities, from drones to building tiny robots to simulating driving the equipment that Komatsu uses.
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Pine Tree High School
Physical Address: 900 Northwest Drive Longview, TX 75604
Mailing Address: P O Box 5878 Longview, TX 75608
Campus Telephone Number: (903) 295-5031
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