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Innovation Academy at Southeastern Regional high school

INNOVATION ACADEMY

The new program at Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School is building a town from scratch, using Easton as a model in deciding where the major roads and municipal buildings go.

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Students’ majors:

Legal and protective services, environmental, electronics, information technology, and engineering/architec-ture and design.

Government

Elect public officials, such as town moderator, police chief, selectmen, and members of town boards. Hold mock Town Meetings.

Power

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Choose power sources, including alternative energy and oil and natural gas from a central grid, water sources, and waste-disposal systems.

Business

Choose the types of jobs to be created. Suggestions include a nightclub, an arcade, a town sports team and sports complex, and a superstore.

SOURCE: Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School

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