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...

Call for Proposals: ACTE’s CareerTech VISION 2021

We hope you’ll join us at ACTE’s CareerTech VISION 2021. Now a hybrid conference, VISION is the place to be for high-quality career and technical education (CTE) programming. Find CTE's brightest minds online and on-site this Dec. 1–4 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Hybrid VISION 2021 call for...

Workshop offers guidance on lesson planning for multiple environments

This new workshop, Developing CTE Lesson Plans for a COVID-19-impacted Classroom, happens March 11 from 1:00–3:30 p.m. ET. Explore strategies you can use to support the development of lesson plans tailored to distance, blended, socially distanced or in-classroom learning, while building capacity f...

ACTE’s and Iowa’s WBL Conference planned for hybrid event

Discover best practices in work-based learning from across the country at ACTE’s National & Iowa’s Annual Hybrid Work-based Learning Conference. Attendees may experience on-site and online programming. The even occurs this April 29–30 at the FFA Enrichment Center, Des Moines Area Community...

Student video contest seeks to advance space exploration

ACTE, host of CTE Month, and NASA HUNCH are excited to collaborate once again. Announcing the 2020–21 student video challenge Videos created and submitted by CTE students showcase project-based learning in high-demand career fields on earth and in space. What is this year's theme? Advancing spa...

Raise awareness for CTE this month

Join us this month to celebrate and spread awareness about the importance of CTE for our students and our nation’s economy with some of these outreach opportunities: Celebrate CTE Month all month long. Encourage your students to participate in this year’s CTE Month-NASA HUNCH student video cha...

National Policy Seminar presents opportunity to influence CTE policy priorities

Influence CTE-related policy priorities of the incoming Biden administration at ACTE's National Policy Seminar. NPS happens virtually the week of Feb. 22! Voice your CTE needs to help shape education policy priorities. Learn about strategies for influencing federal policy related to CTE advocacy a...

FEEDBACK REQUESTED: Participate in community college workforce education support study

Opportunity America and Lumina Foundation are partnering with Wilder Research to conduct a national research study of community college credit and noncredit occupational education and relationships with employers. Participate in the community college workforce education support study. The study wi...

Virtual VISION offers ongoing professional development with post-event access

ACTE’s CareerTech Virtual VISION 2020 featured live keynote presentations and hundreds of sessions, covering CTE innovations, timely topics and specific CTE subject-matter areas. Gain full post-event access to Virtual VISION. Conference materials and sessions are now available for 24/7 on-demand...

Achieve 100 Award recognizes institutional commitment to CTE

Showcase your institution's dedication and commitment to career and technical education! Achieve 100 Award deadline approaches Schools and institutions that have achieved 100% ACTE membership across their CTE staff and faculty will receive this distinguished award. All faculty members must be acti...