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The Georgia Association of Career and Technical Education serves as a
platform to foster leadership, program development, advocacy, policy
development, professional development, and networking opportunities for
its members in Georgia. Over 2,500 members attended the conference with the premise of promoting career and technical education.
Posted by Application Administrator at 1/7/2014 12:34:17 PM
Georgia Southern University hosted a Common Core Summit: Summer
Leadership Academy to introduce high school educators in various content
areas on how to effectively implement the Common Core Standards.
Posted by Application Administrator at 12/11/2013 7:48:00 AM
I began my presentation with why it is important to be a leader in your
school, your community of peers, your students and your professional
organization on a state, regional and national level.
Posted by Application Administrator at 10/24/2013 11:24:55 AM
On May 8, 2013 a group of like-minded individuals met to begin establishing an ACTE state association for Maine.
Posted by Application Administrator at 10/15/2013 12:04:17 PM
I'm joining the ACTE staff for three weeks in July 2013, where I will
work on projects related to connecting literacy and CTE. However, my
project will span three months as I create a "Literacy Tool Box," an
easy-to-use, all-in-one online resource, full of creative yet functional
ideas of merging literacy into a CTE classroom. The finished resource
will be made available on ACTE's Common Core web page for teacher use.
Posted by Application Administrator at 7/19/2013 4:13:27 PM
I had the opportunity to speak at a workshop for CTE instructors on July
17. I was asked to briefly talk on the benefits of membership in ACTE
and the leadership opportunity with the Fellowship Program. Patrick
Biggerstaff, 2012 Region III Fellow, asked me to share with the
Posted by Application Administrator at 7/19/2013 12:40:53 AM
I have just recently returned from our HOSA National Leadership
Conference held in Nashville, Tennessee, on June 26-29. My group
included 18 students and five adults. Two of the adults are teachers
with me at the JEL Career Center, and it was their first time attending.
Posted by Application Administrator at 7/11/2013 4:54:23 PM
I attended our Region III
Conference on June 19-21 in East Peoria, Illinois, with my fellow
Indiana state officers. It was my first Region III Conference, and I was
not sure what to expect. What I found was a very well-run educational
opportunities for all CTE educators and administrators.
Posted by Application Administrator at 7/11/2013 3:59:27 PM