Define inclusion

ACTE recently began a project to develop definitions for inclusion, access, equity and diversity (IAED) in the context of career and technical education. Aligning this with print issue themes in Techniques in 2021–22, we seek to define inclusion in September. Please contact Lia Milgram with qu...

Define access

ACTE recently began a project to develop definitions for inclusion, access, equity and diversity (IAED) in the context of career and technical education. Aligning this with print issue themes in Techniques in 2021–22, we seek to define access in November/December. Please contact Lia Milgram with...

Be a postsecondary leader

Applications for the fourth cohort in the Postsecondary Leadership Success Program at ACTE — Sponsored by ECMC Foundation are now open! The program offers is a yearlong professional development experience intended to develop the organizational leadership and management skills of postseconda...

Sector Sheets highlight role of CTE

ACTE has updated several publications in its Sector Sheet series for 2021. Generously sponsored by Pearson, our Sector Sheets describe how career and technical education (CTE) prepares the workforce for a variety of vital industry sectors. Each sector sheet: Includes labor market information on...

Survey reveals what women need to succeed at work

The pandemic labor market has exacerbated the barriers that American women face in the workplace. Much has been written about this, but what LiveCareer found lacking was comprehensive data on what working women themselves want. So, in May 2021, they conducted a survey of 354 American women. Women n...

Refine welding techniques with Miller AugmentedArc

This content is sponsored by Miller Electric Mfg. LLC. When it comes to welding training, you need a tool that will not only engage your students but be a useful hands-on teaching method to enhance the learning curve. Miller AugmentedArc — an augmented reality welding simulator — shows you...

Attend ACTE’s CareerTech VISION 2021

Mark your calendars for ACTE’s CareerTech VISION, a hybrid event taking place in New Orleans, Louisiana, and online, Dec. 1–4. In-person registration includes:  Access to more than 200 in-person-only sessions covering multiple career and technical education (CTE) sectors and timely equit...

Virtual training develops state leadership skills

Do you wish to further develop leadership skills in your role as a state association leader? All current state leaders and those interested in service are welcome to attend. State leadership training will be held virtually on Wednesday, Dec. 1. Registration costs $25. Learn more and register whe...

ACTE seeks IAED mentees

ACTE's Inclusion, Access, Equity and Diversity (IAED) Mentorship Program offers professional development opportunities for association members who wish to cultivate more diverse and inclusive learning environments for CTE. Does that sound like you? Apply to be a mentee — no later than Oct. 31. ...

Dates announced for board of directors election

The 2022 ACTE board of directors’ election will be held Dec. 3, 2021–Jan. 3, 2022! Positions eligible for election include: President-elect Region IV Vice President-elect Family and Consumer Sciences Division Vice President Business Education Division Vice President In order ...