The Reading Technology Lab serves as an electronic classroom and an open lab for students enrolled in College Prep reading classes. Open lab hours are posted weekly. This networked computer lab offers a variety of software programs that enable reading students to complete required lab and class assignments and help to prepare them for the next level course or for passing the state exit exam.
Software programs such as Townsend Press and MyReadingLab offer practice and instruction in specific reading skills. Read On provides diagnostic testing and placement and allows students to work at their own pace. Other software programs supplement some of the required texts. Microsoft Office programs and the Internet are also available to reading students.
Open lab hours are posted weekly on the door of Room 6332.
Student registered in College Prep reading courses may attend as part of their class requirements. College Prep reading instructors may use the lab to support their classroom instruction.
Aside from being used to support classroom instruction, the lab allows students to type reading or writing assignments and search the Internet ONLY for information needed to complete class assignments during open lab hours..
The lab staff provides technical support, maintains equipment, and assists students and faculty in using the computers and software.
Students may attend any time the lab is open; however, students may not use the lab during their class hours.
College Prep students may call:
|Sharokina De Mirza||(305) 237-2024|
|College Prep Department||(305) 237-2178|