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Web Design

Location: JATC-South
12723 South Park Avenue
Riverton, UT 84065
 
Instructor:

Melinda Mansouri

Melinda Mansouri is creative, innovative, and goal oriented. She enjoys design work and solving problems using technology. She has been teaching for 21 years for Jordan School District. Melinda has been teaching in CTE for the last 10 years in the subject areas of Digital Media and Web Design. Her hobbies include sewing, dancing, traveling, digital scrap booking, cooking, entertaining, and reading (100 pages per hour average). She recently celebrated her 17th wedding anniversary, and has three children Hope 13, Max 11, and Ty 10. Melinda’s favorite color is pink.

 

Awards:

UACTE Teacher of the Year 2018

Congressional Recognition of Teachers 2018- Mia Love

Jordan Education Foundation Teacher of the Year 2016
UITEA New Educator of the Year 2011
Bingham High CTE Teacher of the Year 2011
Nominated for Most Inspirational Teacher by Bingham High Sterling Scholars in 2010 and 2011
Mentions:

South Valley Chamber 2018 JATC South Teacher of the Year
South Jordan Chamber of Commerce Golden Apple Award 2013 & 2015
Award Bingham High Faculty April 2012
Teacher of the Month Joel P. Jensen Middle School and Indian Hills Middle School


Program Description: 

Design and develop web sites, mobile web sites, and HTML5 apps and games using HTML, CSS, and Javascript. Learn about Internet technologies, network infrastructure, and web authoring. Students will build and maintain websites for clients, and complete an internship with a web development company. Courses in this program may be taken concurrently with SLCC: Art 1080 Photoshop & Digital Media (4 credits), and Art 2440 Website Design (3 Credits).

 

Program Expectations

Students will be required to study for industry certifications. Students must follow Jordan District’s Network Acceptable Use policy (AUP) for internet use, and the extended privileges form for the JATC. Design and develop responsive websites,  HTML 5 Apps and Games using HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

 

Summer Homework

SLCC Concurrent 

State Student Identification Number

Game Design Fees

Game Design Required Forms

Web Professional Internship Fees

Web Professional Internship Required Forms

 

Parent Night Slideshow

TSA Link

SkillsUSA Link

 

Program Awards and Media:

2018 NCWIT Winners National Runner up Taylor Dee and Mackenzie Evans. State Winners Mackenzie Evans, Addisyn Leister, and Alyssa Muller

2018 TSA 3rd Place Madison Pidcock, Estela Newton, Sebina Delibasic, Jordan Powell and, Landon Sheriff

2018 SkillsUSA 2nd Bethany Bee & Chayse Thompson

2018 SkillsUSA 3rd Dallin McDougal & Alyssa Muller

2018 2nd Place Web Design Vivian Tang, Dallin McDougal, Jacob LeBaron, Bethany Bee, and Liam Post. 

2017 NCWIT Winners Taylor Dee, Faith Melton, Kim Young  

2016 NCWIT Winners 2016 Nikita Siddamsettiwar and Alyssa Johnson

2016 1st Place Web Design Digital Media Arts Festival

2016 2nd Place Web Design Digital Media Arts Festival

2016 3rd Place Web Design Digital Media Arts Festival

2016 TSA 2nd Place Web Design Contest

2015 Verizon App Challenge Winners State of Utah

2015 1st Place Web Design Digital Media Arts Festival

2015 1st Place TSA

2015 2nd Place TSA 

2014 3rd Place TSA

2014 1st Place Skills USA

2014 3rd Place Skills USA

2014 NCWIT Winner Kendra Koester

2013 1st Place Skills USA

2013 2nd Place TSA

2013 3rd Place TSA