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Update for Benson Tech’s five-year plan

August 17th, 2015

An updated version of Benson Polytechnic High School’s Five-year Plan will be available in early September 2015. The update lays out a number of important high-priority action items to improve Benson Tech over the next three school years. The update … Continue reading

Benson robotics team headed to Super Regional competition

March 7th, 2014

Benson Robotics Team #267 has advanced the the super regional competition, to be held in Sacramento, CA March 20-22, 2014.  They need to raise $4,000 to cover entrance fees and travel expenses.  You can help them get there by donating … Continue reading

The unique math of Benson’s Tech Geometry

March 19th, 2014

The Oregonian’s Steve Duin filed an article about the Tech Geometry program created by two Benson teachers, Amy Slaughter and Tim Hryciw.  Much has been written about this success of this program, but now there is doubt as to its … Continue reading

Tech Algebra

November 24th, 2014

You may remember hearing about the successful Tech Geometry class.  Building on that success, a “Tech Algebra” class has been created that teaches students algebra through the integration of real-world scenarios. Part of the coursework entails operating a business where … Continue reading


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