Jordan Ulrich explores Career & Technical Education classes and their specialized teachers Heritage High.
We’re studying slow shutter speed in Photo 1 right now. Ivy Remington went into a dark room and outlined Mckenzie Walker 24 times with a flashlight. I put the shots into a sequence and added a Portishead song. The result? 24 seconds of “light painting” awesomeness.
“The selection committee was very impressed with how the program connects students with their community and with professional artists, ” says College Board Coordinator Erica Selah. “The Immune System is a testament to the kind of positive impact that high expectations for all students can have on their learning.”
The College Board has issued Heritage High School a $3,000 monetary award to support the continuation of the program, and Mr. Emmert was honored at the College Board’s Western Forum in San Francisco on February 25-26. He’s also been invited to speak on the importance of Arts and CTE programming at the Board’s Annual Conference in San Francisco this upcoming July.