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Industrial Technology Program

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In 2015, I began teaching Industrial Technology at Central Lyon. First things first, I would like to give you some background on myself. I was raised on a farm in small town Nebraska (Go Huskers!) and pursued a college career in Lincoln, NE earning an Associates Degree in Building Construction and then a Bachelors in . . .

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The Central Lyon CSD Industrial Technology program is building ANOTHER Tiny House but this one is BIGGER and BETTER! In summary, the Central Lyon Industrial Technology program and the students could greatly benefit from your support of the . . .

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Mr. Ackerman and Mr. Engel at the front door of the completed tiny house.

Tiny House SOLD

A tiny house on wheels constructed by Central Lyon Industrial Technology Program students (under the supervision of instructor Grant Engel) was sold at auction June 24. The money will be reinvested in the materials . . .

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Students Tour High-End Homes in Sioux Falls

Recently, students from the Central Lyon Industrial Technology building trades class had the opportunity to tour some high quality homes in Sioux Falls. While getting experience with building the tiny house, students wanted exposure . . .

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Tiny House

    Based off my personal experience in the industry, I’ve seen the skilled workforce start to dwindle as older generations enter retirement and new, young workers enter the force.  I firmly believe that it is . . .

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Sandboxes for Head Start

What kid doesn’t like playing in the sand? It’s doubtful a young child wouldn’t enjoy that kind of fun activity so that’s why the Head Start Program in Rock Rapids took action and reached out to the Central Lyon . . .

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