Phone: (704) 788-4135 Ext 1158
Degrees and Certifications:
National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification; Lateral Entry Teacher Certification; Master of Forestry, North Carolina State University; Bachelor of Agronomy, Colorado State University
Mr. Kurt Lawrence
Online Learning is Great!!!
Starting March 30th you may access lessons that should take you about 30 minutes a day in Google Classroom. There are 2 ways to gain access:
1) Check your school email, you should have an email inviting you to join the class.
2) Use the class code below that matches your class
Fundamentals of Biotechnology
1st Period --- 23g7esz
2nd Period --- uxyegoa
Exploring Animal and Plant Science
3rd Period --- uag35qo
4th Period --- 5djcjfo
Exploring Personal Characteristics and Careers
5th Period --- hu53rjh
6th Period --- xnoin25
If you cannot get into the class, please contact me a using my email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Lawrence will hold online office hours for each class
every Tuesday and Thursday
during the regular class meeting time as listed below.
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Classes about Living ThingsTeacher: Mr. Lawrence
All classes are online until May 15th.
- 6th Grade Career Decisions/ Biotechnology Rotation
- 7th Grade Exploring Agricultural Science
- 8th Grade Exploring Biotechnology
Biotechnology and Agriculture continue to be growing industries in our state. Right in our backyard the North Carolina Research Campus is being built on the site of the former Canon Mills. It is involved in research the will create biotechnology jobs in our area. What a great opportunity for you.Learning about biotechnology can lead students to explore jobs in agriculture, the environment, medicine, forensics and food and consumer goods. Biotechnology courses at Northwest Middle can lead into courses at the High School that go into more depth in health occupations, biotechnology and agriculture. Rowan Cabarrus Community College offers certifications and degrees that prepare people for biotechnology jobs. Most major universities in the UNC system have majors and offer degrees in biotechnology. These include UNC Charlotte, UNC Chapel Hill, and NCSU.Northwest Middle's agriculture and biotechnology classes lead to a bright future career.