Ohio Techniques

As one of the nation’s foremost leaders in career and technical education, ACTE has profiled Ohio’s innovative approach to CTE on several occasions. Below you can find Ohio programs that have been featured in recent issues of our award-winning magazine Techniques.

Lakeland Community College Spotlight

School spotlight on Lakeland Community College and some of its degree programs, specifically the school’s Associate of Applied Science degree in Engineering Technologies.

Top Five Local Advocacy Tips for Success

At Greene County Career Center in Xenia, Ohio, Superintendent Dan Schroer works tirelessly to promote the career center and CTE. This article provides five tips that Schroer has used successfully at the center. Let them be a springboard for promoting your own school and program.

Literacy–Learners to Leaders Our Story 

What do you do when many of your students are reading below grade level? You tackle the problem by providing instructional leadership, empowering teachers and fostering innovative thinking. Focuses on practices at the Springfield-Clark Career Technology Center is Springfield, OH.

Columbus State Community College

School spotlight on CSCC and some of its degree programs, specifically the school’s Construction Management Program.

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

School spotlight on CSTC and some of its degree programs, specifically the school’s Biomedical Equipment and Information Systems Technology Program.

Business & Industry and Greene County Career Center Succeed as a TEAM!

The Greene County Career Center offers more than 30 CTE programs in Greene County, Ohio. Their mission is to empower students to succeed in life through technology, instruction and partnerships.

Building Green: Construction for the 21st Century

Students at Jefferson County Vocational School in Bloomingdale, Ohio, get a lesson on building green with the construction of a home in the school’s subdivision.

School Spotlight: Cuyahoga Community College
Hospitality manager is November/December’s career, with Cuyahoga Community College’s Hospitality Management program in the school spotlight.

Equity Councils Help Build a Nurturing Environment at Great Oaks Career Campuses
At Great Oaks Career Campuses in southwestern Ohio, one of the top priorities of the school is to foster a welcoming and friendly environment. How did they do that? Equity councils. Find out more here.

A Snapshot of Ohio: Girls Behind the STEM Equity Movement 
The mission of the STEM Equity Pipeline is twofold: narrow the wage gap between men and women and increase the quality and quantity of STEM workers. Girls at three Ohio high schools are working to vanquish these issues.

CTE and the Performing Arts by Pat Huston
There is great value in CTE performing arts education. Local and state CTE leaders and performers are working not only to keep CTE performing arts programs alive.