Software Development CTE Program
Game Development I & II, AP Computer Science A
Department: CTE/ Business & Technology
Welcome to the Software Development Program @Campo!
Schedule for 2016--2017
1-Game Development I
2-Game Development I
3-AP Computer Science A
6-Game Development II
7-Game Development I
Ms. Donna Luse has 13 years teaching experience. She is the creator and remains the main lead for the technology curriculum that is taught through the Game Design program which has spawned off to and now taught on five different district high school campuses. The program is made up of several current emerging technologies.
Donna Luse has two Masters Degrees along with industry experience that directly pertains to the emerging technologies areas explored in the classroom for the Game Design program.
Masters in CIS, Computer Information Systems from Boston University, and a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from Ottawa University.
Donna Luse was a Senior Programmer, Senior Programmer Analyst, and Project Manager for a variety of Boston area firms in the 1980’s that no longer exist due to the technology shake up when new industrial standards were adopted. Many companies overnight were no longer compliant with the new requirements and in many cases; it was not financially feasible to redesign their product. Companies that found themselves compliant were now at the front of the technology race. She worked for Wang Labs, Softech, Genesys, Computervision, and Computer Controls.
According to US Dept of Labor Statistics website dated 2014, the forecast for Software Developers is 17% growth.
Hobbies: Gardening, repair and reconditioning of rental homes.