2021 ACTE Impact Award Winners

The 2021 Impact Award winners stand out for their dedication to furthering career and technical education (CTE). These groups and individuals exemplify the qualities of true leadership from the business, industry and education communities. We are proud to showcase their accomplishments and recognize them for their contributions to CTE.

Business-Education Partnership Award Winner

synED in conjunction with Canyon Springs High School at Moreno Valley Unified School District
Moreno Valley, CA


Read more about the Business-Education Partnership Award winner through their press release here



The Business-Education Partnership Award celebrates the contributions and achievements of schools and businesses that aid in the development and maintenance of partnerships supporting high-quality CTE.


Champion for CTE Award Winner

Joseph P. Dragone
Senior Executive Officer
Capital Region BOCES
Albany, NY

ACTE’s Champion for CTE Awards celebrates education leaders, business and industry executives, celebrities and thought leaders who support and champion CTE programs as a vital part of developing a prepared, adaptable and competitive workforce.


Read more about the Champion for CTE winner through their press release here



Do you know a business leader, organization or CTE champion who deserves recognition? Learn more about nominations for ACTE’s new Business-Education Partnership Award and the Champion for CTE Award.