Retiring tech teacher says today’s students are bolder than ever


The Summit Daily News of Frisco, Colo., reports on the retirement of longtime high school technology teacher Tom Akins. The 57-year-old, who has been teaching for more than 30 years, says the biggest change he has witnessed since his early days as a woodshop teacher is that students are no longer afraid of technology as he once was. “They just jump right in,” says Akins.

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