BA Career & Technology Update

Dr. Abney & LaVeda Green

Calendar of Events

Below you will find the upcoming events for Blythewood Academy Career Department.

Dr. Abney


Monday, Jan. 25th, 8am to Friday, Feb. 12th, 4pm

Blythewood Academy

PURPOSE: Fight Against Hunger: Collecting Non-Perishable Food Items.


COMMENTS: This will be a competition between each hall/wing in the building. (A, B, C, D, IES and Office and Nurse connect up with your choice) Each wing can be as creative as possible to get student support. At the end, the wing that has collected the most food items will have a celebration. The winning hall will protectively take a field study to Harvest Hope.


Tuesday, Feb. 16th, 8am

Blythewood Academy

PURPOSE: Students will have an opportunity to Job Shadow a site of their choosing on this date. This will allow them the opportunity to experience real-world work experience. They will be issued a package with instruction.

Job Shadowing Packets

Tuesday, Feb. 2nd, 8:15am to Wednesday, Feb. 3rd, 3:45pm

Career Center at Blythewood Academy

Pick up job shadowing information in the career center.

Technology Upcoming Events

Teachers & Staff look out for Tech Tuesdays! Professional Development during your planning period. LaVeda W. Green

USA Test Prep Working Session- during your planning period

Tuesday, Jan. 26th, 8am

Blythewood Academy


1. Creating Student accounts

2. Setting Up Classes

3. Adding Students

4. Creating Assignments

PEP- Technology Focus

Wednesday, Jan. 27th, 8am

Career Center

USA Test Prep

Google Documents- BASICS

Tuesday, Feb. 2nd, 8am

Blythewood Academy

Participants will learn how to convert & Share Word Documents in Google Documents.

Smore- Digital Flyer/Newsletter

Tuesday, Feb. 9th, 8am

Blythewood Academy

Participants will learn how to create beautiful digital flyers/ newsletters to share classroom activities and or important school information with parents or colleagues.

Google Classroom

Tuesday, Feb. 16th, 8am

Blythewood Academy

Participants will learn how to set up their virtual classroom, add assignments, accept & return work to students.

Creating Presentation through Google Slides- Sharing & Collaborating

Tuesday, Feb. 23rd, 8am

Blythewood Academy

Participants will learn how to create a google slide presentation. Participants will also learn how students can use google slides to share and collaborate on projects and group work.