California Association for Career and Technical Education
Featured Online Seminar
From Company to Classroom: Engaging STEM Professional Talent
STEM industry professionals, both US and foreign-born, represent a largely overlooked and untapped source of teachers, ones who are especially suited to teach CTE courses and thereby address the teacher shortage. EnCorps, the only organization in the US that specializes in helping STEM professionals make career changes into teaching in high needs schools, shares details and successes of its work in California.
What is ACTE?
ACTE is the largest national education association serving thousands of professionals dedicated to the advancement of education that prepares youth and adults for successful careers. ACTE can help you grow as a CTE professional in California via National ACTE, your professional development and advocacy association for CTE. Our members represent all facets of career and technical education (CTE) and include:
Individual membership is $109* and includes access to ACTE national benefits.
*Division dues may vary
Visit ACTE or call 1-800-826-9972 to join!
CTE in sunny California – Read the California fact sheet
Membership has its rewards
|Get access to high quality professional development to enrich your curriculum and advance your career. Join 4,000+ CTE professionals for ACTE’s CareerTech VISION.|
|Influence CTE-related legislation and funding, drive economic development, and voice your policy priorities at local, state and national levels.|
|Whether it’s online or in person, cultivate a knowledgeable network for sharing and exchanging ideas.|
News and Updates
|Receive a subscription to Techniques magazine and ACTE News, Legislative Alerts, Career Tech Update, STEM SmartBrief and more.|
|Achieve national recognition through state, regional, and national ACTE awards programs honoring the most distinguished CTE educators and programs. We are currently accepting award nominations via the ACTE Awards Portal. To submit your nomination, please complete the online application form by our December 1 deadline.|
Peace of Mind
|Group life and AD&D insurance and professional liability coverage.|
|Member-exclusive discounts for ACTE events and countless CTE products.|
|Check out ACTE’s online Job Bank to help you find new and exciting work.|
Learn more about the comprehensive benefits of membership!
Key Players In Your State
Executive Director – Valerie Vuicich
President – Heather Nursement
President-Elect – Jackie Sprague
Past President – Jeff Schmidt
State Secretary – Andrea Page
State Treasurer – Larry Koch