Mark Smith is an educator at the secondary and post-secondary level developing and implementing computer integrated manufacturing curriculum. He is currently serving on the Woodwork Career Alliance (WCA) Education Board and is implementing the WCA Skill Standards curriculum at his school. Mark has worked in various industry-related positions over the years and was the National Director for WoodLINKS USA. He consults with companies who want to become familiar with CNC programming and operation. He is passionate about marketing his industrial technology program using social media channels and digital outlets to promote the students in the program. Mark was the recipient of the 2006 “Education is the Key” and “Golden Apple” awards; over 70 articles have been written about his program and his students’ accomplishments.
- Mark Smith’s ePortfolio
- Mark Smith’s LinkedIn
- Reed-Custer High School Industrial Technology web page
- Reed-Custer High School-Industrial Technology Program (Facebook page)
- Instagram: @mark.smith.educate
See Mark in: TH55: Registered Apprenticeship: New Solutions for the Wood Industry