2022 High School High Tech Conference Highlights


The Annual Conference is a time for HSHT program staff to come together to learn and be inspired. It gives them the opportunity to focus on their HSHT programs, network and plan.

This year, the conference was held at the Margaritaville Resort in Orlando. Attendees participated in breakout sessions including sessions on career opportunities in the manufacturing industry, money habits and budgeting, and new to the conference this year, their own Project Venture competition.

We want to congratulate and recognize the following High School High Tech sites for their efforts in each of these categories: 

  • 2021 Program of the Year — Desoto County HSHT
  • Rookie of Year — Ashlyn Ward (Bay County)
  • Communications Skills — Flagler County HSHT
  • Connecting Activities — Bay County HSHT
  • School-Based Preparatory Experiences — Sarasota County HSHT
  • Career Preparatory Experiences — Leon County HSHT
  • Family Involvement — St. Johns County HSHT
  • Youth Leadership and Development — Wakulla County HSHT
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Participant Feedback

“This conference has provided me with insight into helping me better supervise my program and be knowledgeable about program expectations”.

“I gained new knowledge on how to build HSHT into our schedule, how to encourage our students”.

“I met a lot of amazing people, learned a lot about the HSHT program, left with a lot of resources for my students”.


We look forward to next year’s conference and for information on the High School High Tech program, click here.

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