Brief offers guidance on local use of federal relief funds

ACTE recently released a new resource for local career and technical education (CTE) leaders: High-quality CTE During COVID-19: Leveraging Federal Relief Funds at the Local Level This new brief will help local CTE leaders understand the purpose and structure of federal relief funds available to th...

Executive Director LeAnn Wilson honored with NAPE Innovation Through Challenge Award

LeAnn Wilson, ACTE's executive director, won the NAPE Equity Champions' Innovation Through Challenge Award. This award recognizes creative, innovative and/or collaborative leadership in developing systems, structures, programs, and supports to ensure equitable access to high-quality education throug...

Attend the CTE Innovation Summit, happening June 1

CTE Innovation Summit Set for June 1   Are you ready to prepare your learners for the rapidly changing workplace with cutting-edge tools and techniques? Attend the CTE Innovation Summit taking place virtually on Tuesday, June 1. Presenters from the Consumer Technology Association, Microsof...

Register for ACTE’s CareerTech Hybrid VISION 2021

The premier event for career and technical educators, ACTE's Hybrid CareerTech VISION 2021 happens Dec. 1–4, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Feature keynote speakers: Kevin Brown, author of The Hero Effect: Being Your Best When it Matters the Most Anne Grady, entrepreneur and author of Mind O...

SUBMIT NOMINATIONS: ACTE 2022 board of directors election

Nominations for the 2022 ACTE board of directors election opened April 1. All completed applications are due June 15. In order to vote, you must be an ACTE member by Nov. 3. Voting will begin during ACTE's CareerTech VISION 2021, on Friday, Dec. 3. Positions eligible for election include: Pre...

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 ...

Work-based Learning Conference happens virtually next week

ACTE’s and Iowa’s Work-based Learning (WBL) Conference happens virtually this April 29–30. The event will include more than 40 WBL topics presented live over Zoom to virtual participants. Experience professional development sessions designed to help career and technical educators build better...

Online seminar details the CTE Identity Framework

Replace the pervasive negative stigma of CTE with positive images. CTE provides as a primary path toward good jobs, not an alternative path. The CTE Identity Framework will bring awareness and offer messaging guidance for CTE educators. With thoughtfully crafted messages, we can eradicate the old st...

Upcoming webinar confronts isms in the classroom

Racism, classism and sexism are but a few of the isms that prevent students from accessing high-quality career and technical education (CTE). How can we confront and begin to dismantle elements of conscious and unconscious bias in CTE classrooms? Confront isms in the classroom. Attend this free we...

CALL FOR PROPOSALS EXTENDED: Best Practices & Innovations

The call for presentation proposals is now open! The Best Practices and Innovations in Career and Technical Education Conference, hosted by the ACTE Administration Division and the National Council of Local Administrators, will occur Sept. 29–Oct. 1 in Austin, Texas. Professional development at Be...