IT Exploration Curriculum has Everything Teachers and Administrators Need to Prepare Middle School and High School Students for Technology Career Success

Developed by the Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence, IT Exploration is a FREE curriculum and teacher training program that covers IT fundamentals of software development, networking, hardware, security, analytics, game design, digital citizenship, tech careers, and more. The extensive, engaging content offered aligns with Precision Exams  – Information Technology Introduction (801) and during the past seven years, over 200 educators have successfully implemented ITX curricula at their respective institutions.

What is IT Exploration?

IT Exploration (ITX) offers market relevant educational materials to prepare secondary and postsecondary students for success in a fast-changing technological world. The program can be enlivened through the engagement of area employers and IT professionals. ITX prepares students for higher education and career success in high-demand technology jobs.

ITX Demonstration Dates

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The ITX curriculum will be demonstrated:

  • October 30th, 4:30-5:30pm at the CTE Works! Summit 2018 at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest in Brooklyn Park, MN.To register for the full-day CTE Summit, visit

IT Exploration content is developed to prepare students for Precision Exams, Information Technology Introduction (801)

and includes ITX Teacher Overview Guides regarding:

Standard 1 – Trends and Impacts of Computing

Standard 2 – Digital Media

Standard 3 – Computing Systems and IT Services

Standard 4 – Networks and the Internet

Standard 5 – Algorithms and Programming

Standard 6 – Data and Analysis

Standard 7 – Technology Careers