The focus of technology education curriculum is the development of students’ technological literacy, capability, and responsibility. Its primary strategy is to engage students in the design, development, management, and evaluation of technological systems as solutions to problems.
Technology education employs a wide variety of hands-on activities including trades related learning which utilizes technological resources and processes to design, fabricate, and test solutions to familiar and unfamiliar problems.
Technology Education courses are designed to help develop the students' abilities to solve problems, become independent learners, thinkers, and decision makers. Careers of the future will require people who are skillful, innovative, able to adapt to change, and who know how to tackle problems. Technology education helps develop all of these attributes in a fun and meaningful way.