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Attend VISION in New Orleans

Mark your calendars for ACTE’s CareerTech VISION, a hybrid event taking place in New Orleans, Louisiana, and online, Dec. 1–4. In-person registration includes:  Access to more than 200 in-person-only sessions covering multiple career and technical education (CTE) sectors and timely equit...

Define inclusion

ACTE recently began a project to develop definitions for inclusion, access, equity and diversity (IAED) in the context of career and technical education. Aligning this with print issue themes in Techniques in 2021–22, we seek to define inclusion in September. Please contact Lia Milgram with qu...

ACTE seeks IAED mentees

ACTE's Inclusion, Access, Equity and Diversity (IAED) Mentorship Program offers professional development opportunities for association members who wish to cultivate more diverse and inclusive learning environments for CTE. Does that sound like you? Apply to be a mentee — no later than Oct. 31. ...

Dates announced for board of directors election

The 2022 ACTE board of directors’ election will be held Dec. 3, 2021–Jan. 3, 2022! Positions eligible for election include: President-elect Region IV Vice President-elect Family and Consumer Sciences Division Vice President Business Education Division Vice President In order ...

Survey reveals what women need to succeed at work

The pandemic labor market has exacerbated the barriers that American women face in the workplace. Much has been written about this, but what LiveCareer found lacking was comprehensive data on what working women themselves want. So, in May 2021, they conducted a survey of 354 American women. Women n...

Train with ease: NEW MobileArc augmented reality welding system

This content is sponsored by Miller Electric Mfg. LLC. Attracting and proficiently training welding students on a limited budget can be challenging. Miller® MobileArc™ Augmented Reality Welding System finally offers a convenient option that fits most budgets. Its highly-realistic, portable and...