Trade and Industrial Education Division


 

2017 T&I Award Winners

Amanda McClure, GA   T&I New Teacher of the Year
Cheryl Cooksey, OK   T&I Teacher of the Year
J. Gil Kennon, MO   T&I Lifetime Service Award
Lisa Romeiser, NY  T&I Lifetime Service Award

Trade Award Winners

Back from left: John Gaal, Gil Kennon, Alex Gromada
Front from left: Lisa Romeiser, Cheryl Cooksey, Amanda McClure


Dean Baker
Trade & Industrial Education Division Vice President
Manufacturing Technology Instructor
Francis Tuttle Technology Center
3500 N.W. 150th Street
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73134
Phone: 405-727-4280
Mobile: 405-640-8047

Trade and Industrial Education Division Trade and industrial education prepares people for careers in a variety of trades, including carpentry, masonry, electrical and construction management; automotive technology; heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems; computer-aided drafting and manufacturing; and cosmetology. Division members are instructors of these subjects at the secondary and postsecondary levels, as well as university professors who prepare these teachers.

Industry Insider Tours

Transform your CTE programs by participating in sector-specific, two-day tours designed to provide CTE educators and administrators from across the nation the unique opportunity to learn about exemplary business-education partnerships that might be replicated, in whole or in part, in their own communities. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with leaders in business, industry and education through focused interactive sessions, informative tours and engaging networking events. Join us for an immersive experience that will help you cultivate stronger connections between educators and employers and build programs of innovation.

Architecture and Construction Sector
Embassy Suites (room nights on Sept. 12 & 13)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Tour and sessions on Sept. 13-14 (with fly-in on Sept. 12)

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Manufacturing Gateway Sector
DoubleTree by Hilton Racine Riverwalk (room nights on Oct. 17 & 18)
Kenosha/Racine, Wisconsin
Tour and sessions on Oct. 18-19 (with fly-in on Oct. 17)

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Congratulations to the 2018 National ACTE Award Winner from Trade & Industrial!


The Trade and Industrial Education Division was created to:

  • promote, at the national level, the philosophy and objectives of trade and industrial education
  • influence national policy affecting trade and industrial education
  • cooperate with organizations that support the philosophy and objectives of trade and industrial education
  • offer greater visibility to the problems and challenges of trade and industrial educators
  • promote and recognize the growth of trade and industrial education teachers in their professional development
  • promote the involvement of labor and management in trade and industrial education program and services
  • cooperate with federal and state authorities in promoting high standards and developing sound practices in trade and industrial education programs and services
  • promote growth and development of the SkillsUSA as an integral part of trade and industrial education programs and services
  • provide national meetings of trade and industrial educators and consultants for an exchange of ideas for the promotion, improvement, and expansion of trade and industrial programs and services

The ACTE Trade and Industrial Education Division is aligned with the following career clusters:

  • Architecture and Construction
  • Arts, A/V Technology and Communications
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology
  • Law, Public Safety and Security
  • Manufacturing
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
  • Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

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