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Explore new resources from the CTE Research Network

The COVID-19 pandemic presented both challenges and opportunities for career and technical education (CTE). As another academic year draws to a close, the time is right to reflect on lessons learned and how evidence can guide us moving forward. Recent publications include: Final report: CTE pro...

Career Academies workshop offers strategies to build meaningful engagement

ACTE works with Ford Next Generation Learning (Ford NGL) to support the Career Academy section under the New and Related Services Division. Career and technical education (CTE) administrators, learn more about how this innovative model is transforming education. Attend Career Academies = Meaningful ...

Brief examines local use of federal relief funds

ACTE recently released a new resource for local career and technical education (CTE) leaders: High-quality CTE During COVID-19: Leveraging Federal Relief Funds at the Local Level This new brief will help local CTE leaders understand the purpose and structure of federal relief funds available to th...

Executive Director LeAnn Wilson honored with NAPE Innovation Through Challenge Award

LeAnn Wilson, ACTE's executive director, won the NAPE Equity Champions' Innovation Through Challenge Award. This award recognizes creative, innovative and/or collaborative leadership in developing systems, structures, programs, and supports to ensure equitable access to high-quality education throug...

Register for ACTE’s CareerTech Hybrid VISION 2021

The premier event for career and technical educators, ACTE's Hybrid CareerTech VISION 2021 happens Dec. 1–4, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Feature keynote speakers: Kevin Brown, author of The Hero Effect: Being Your Best When it Matters the Most Anne Grady, entrepreneur and author of Mind O...

Online PD features innovative programming & practices

ACTE offer several online professional development opportunities: ACTE’s webinars happen twice monthly. They cover best practices in CTE and are free to everyone. Topics include Equity Through Remote Learning and Making Work-based Learning Meaningful. The CTE Learn online network includes ...