Attend VISION in New Orleans

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...

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 Sept. 30. ...

Attend Best Practices in Austin

Best Practices is an event designed especially for CTE leaders. Don't miss the gathering of CTE leaders at ACTE's and NCLA's Best Practices and Innovations in CTE Conference. The event takes place Sept. 29–Oct. 1 in Austin, Texas. Register to attend Best Practices! This year’s event features a...

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 ...

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. And the ...

Train with ease: NEW MobileArc augmented reality welding system

This content is sponsored by Miller Electric Mfg. LLC. Attracting and proficiently training welding students on a limited budget can be challenging. Miller® MobileArc™ Augmented Reality Welding System finally offers a convenient option that fits most budgets. Its highly-realistic, portable and...

Explore new CTE Learn courses

We recently added the following courses to a growing collection of on-demand professional development at CTE Learn:  Leveraging Community Resources to Energize CTE Programs focuses on authentic strategies for expanding community engagement as an effective way to add human resources and ener...

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...

Online PD features innovative programming & practices

ACTE offer several online professional development opportunities: ACTE’s webinars happen twice monthly. They cover best practices in CTE and are free to everyone. Topics include Equity Through Remote Learning and Making Work-based Learning Meaningful. The CTE Learn online network includes ...

Explore new resources from the CTE Research Network

The COVID-19 pandemic presented both challenges and opportunities for career and technical education (CTE). As another academic year draws to a close, the time is right to reflect on lessons learned and how evidence can guide us moving forward. Recent publications include: Final report: CTE pro...