For more than eight decades the ACTE Annual Convention and Career Tech Expo, today ACTE's CareerTech VISION and CareerTech Expo, has been the premier forum in which to learn, exchange ideas and survey the field of career and technical education. The event attracts upwards of 4,000 attendees and industry representatives — including teachers, administrators, counselors, teacher educators and policy makers. Attendees enjoy world-class keynotes, hundreds of sessions in a variety of formats, and a massive expo hall. ACTE CareerTech VISION 2014 is open to all those interested in participating. Get all the details HERE. Important Dates: October 17, 2014 -... Read more
The January 2015 GACTE board meeting will be held at Camp John Hope in Fort Valley, Georgia. All GACTE Board Meetings are open to our membership to attend. The only exception is meetings of our Executive Committee portions of our board meetings when we go into Executive Session to discuss personnel matters.
"Recognizing Classroom Innovators" is the theme for the 2015 CTE Month! CTE Month® is an annual celebration, held in February, of CTE community members’ achievements and accomplishments nationwide. CTE Month 2015 will give the CTE community a chance to tell the stories of leadership and excellence from classrooms across the country, and raise awareness of the crucial role that CTE has in readying our nation for economic success and workforce competitiveness. CTE classrooms are modern-day laboratories, where students and educators alike are developing the skills that will power the future of college and career success. CTE classroom innovators are hard... Read more
February 17, 2015 is CTSO Day at the Capitol in Atlanta, Georgia. Since CTE month is February 2015, the CTSO Day at the Capitol gives students the chance to become more knowledgeable about the workings of their state government and meet and hear from state legislatures who pass the laws of the state. Georgia CTSO promotes occupational excellence, leadership and citizenship among their members who are preparing for the workforce and further education. They are an integral component of the CTAE, which is designed to support instructional objectives of academic and technical merits. Students are given the confidence and knowledge... Read more
Start making plans to attend next year’s premier CTE advocacy event! The 2015 National Policy Seminar will feature an overview of the new 114th Congress, the latest updates on legislative and regulatory issues impacting CTE, and in-depth training to help you make the case for CTE to policymakers. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to add your voice to the growing discussions around CTE policy! NPS 2015 Registration Rates: ACTE Member - $375 Non-member - $465 Student - $120 The ACTE National Policy Seminar is open to all those interested in participating. Details are located at ACTE Online.
The April 2015 GACTE board meeting will be held at Camp John Hope in Fort Valley, Georgia. All GACTE Board Meetings are open to our membership to attend. The only exception is meetings of our Executive Committee portions of our board meetings when we go into Executive Session to discuss personnel matters.
The July 2015 GACTE board meeting will be held at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. This meeting will occur before our GACTE Summer Leadership Conference. All GACTE Board Meetings are open to our membership to attend. The only exception is meetings of our Executive Committee portions of our board meetings when we go into Executive Session to discuss personnel matters.
GACTE Summer Conference brings together participants from across the state of Georgia that represents all curriculum areas within the state's 17 career pathways. Along with keynote speakers, members can participate in professional development sessions with topics that are related to their career pathway, business partnerships, curriculum and instruction and awards sessions that recognize new teachers, counselors, educators and administrators. GACTE Executive Director Matthew Gambill has stated that he looks forward to the conference every year. He also states that “this is the only time career and technical educators across the state and across all career pathways are able to get... Read more
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