As we celebrate the final week of CTE Month across the nation, we are
pleased to announce the rollout of an exciting new website. This site
was created in cooperation with all the national Career and Technical
Student Organizations (CTSOs) through the National Coordinating Council
for Career and Technical Student Organizations (NCC-CTSO) and our
affiliate organizations: The Association for Career and Technical
Education (ACTE), National Association of State Directors of Career and
Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc) and, the National Association
of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 2/28/2014 1:08:17 PM
is very pleased to announce that the Policymaker of the Year award will be
presented to Sens. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Mark Begich (D-AK) during the 2014
National Policy Seminar. This award is given annually by the ACTE Board of
Directors to nationally recognized policymakers who have made a significant
contribution to career and technical education during the past year.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 2/21/2014 11:34:35 AM
As CTE Month comes to a close and ACTE’s annual National Policy Seminar approaches, it is the perfect time to remind your Members of Congress of the importance of CTE to your students and your school.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 2/14/2014 3:12:37 PM
is excited to announce that the 2014
National Policy Seminar will, for the second year in a row, feature
programing on Capitol Hill! The stately Congressional Auditorium in the U.S. Capitol
Visitors Center (CVC) will once again play host to our Offsite General Session
on Tuesday, March 4.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 1/31/2014 1:01:08 PM
In conjunction with the start of CTE Month, ACTE
worked with U.S. Senators Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Rob Portman (R-OH) to form the Senate
Career and Technical Education Caucus. As co-chairs, the Senators will use
the bipartisan Caucus to bring attention in the Senate to improving and
strengthening access to high-quality, rigorous CTE to ensure a well-educated
and highly skilled workforce.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 1/31/2014 2:20:37 PM
We’re expanding the ACTE Sector
Sheet series with two new releases, CTE:The Key to Economic Development in Health Care and CTE: The Key to Economic Development in Energy. The Sector Sheets describe
CTE’s role in growing the qualified workforce in these crucial and expanding industry
Posted by Application Administrator at 11/12/2013 10:56:10 AM
ACTE has launched a new award! The Baird-English Advocate of the Year award will be presented annually to recognize those ACTE members who have worked to enhance CTE in federal policy over the past year through their advocacy efforts.
Posted by Application Administrator at 10/23/2013 2:30:42 PM
We're looking for CTE stakeholders to share with us personal stories about their CTE programs, including how federal policies are impacting their students and classrooms.
Posted by Application Administrator at 10/21/2013 3:50:43 PM