Academy provides students with career certificates, work opportunities | education

One perennial challenge for small and rural community leaders is to establish ways to attract and retain young, talented, working-age adults, and the jobs that they seek.

Here in Halifax, the Career Tech Academy — one of the programs housed at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center — is creating pathways and opportunities to help accomplish just that.

Career Tech Academy student Ethan Wilkerson, a junior at Halifax County High School, mans his station in the information technology/cybersecurity classroom recently.

Making the most of the experience


A screenshot from a testing field program that Ethan Wilkerson uses when designing games.


Capture the Gem, an original game designed by Ethan Wilkerson, is modeled after Capture the Flag.

digital products


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button