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President’s Letter – Curt Bertelsen – January 2019

ACTEAZ News  President’s Letter President’s Letter – January 2019 Submitted by Curt Bertelsen Dear ACTEAZ Members, Spring is right around the corner and change is in the air. Good change. Really good change. After years of fighting for table scraps, we’re …

Congratulations to Our ACTE National Award Winners

ACTE National  ACTEAZ News Congratulations to Our ACTE National Award Winners On November 28, in San Antonio Texas at the ACTE National Conference Awards Banquet, ACTE celebrated the finest career technical educators and CTE Supporters from across the nation. Arizona was …

ACTEAZ Wins Quality Association Award

ACTE National  ACTEAZ News ACTEAZ Wins Quality Association Award ACTE National is happy to announce that Arizona has been selected to receive the Quality Association Standards (QAS) Award again in 2018! Congratulations to the ACTEAZ Board of Directors and Members who …

Cibola Education Professions Students Read to Local Elementary Schoolers

CTE News  CTSOs  Educators Rising Cibola Education Professions Students Read to Local Elementary Schoolers Shared by Eric Patten, YUHSD Communications Director YUMA, AZ – Students from Cibola High School’s Education Professions classes wrote and illustrated their own children’s books. On Thursday, Sept. …

YUHSD Students Attend Tenth Non-Traditional Career Conference at AWC

CTE News YUHSD Students Attend Tenth Non-Traditional Career Conference at AWC Shared by Eric Patten, YUHSD Communications Director YUMA, AZ – Students from all six Yuma Union High School District schools attended Arizona Western College’s 10th Annual Non-Traditional Career Conference …

YUHSD CTE Ambassadors Attend SkillsUSA Leadership Training on Capitol Hill

CTE News  CTSOs  SkillsUSA YUHSD CTE Ambassadors Attend SkillsUSA Leadership Training on Capitol Hill Shared by Eric Patten, YUHSD Communications Director YUMA, AZ – A delegation of 99 Career & Technical Education (CTE) students from Yuma Union High School District met with …

Gilbert High’s Automotive Technology Program Competing for National Title

CTE News Gilbert High’s Automotive Technology Program Competing for National Title Shared by Eduardo Barraza, GPS (Gilbert, Arizona) — Gilbert High School’s Automotive Technology Program is among the Top 20 finalists competing for the Tomorrow’s Tech “2018 School of the Year” …

Executive Director Letter – Pam Ferguson – Fall 2018

ACTEAZ News  Exec. Director’s Letter Executive Director’s Letter – Fall 2018 Submitted by Pam Ferguson Dear ACTEAZ Super Heroes!!! Wow what an awesome ACTE Summer Conference and what an absolute joy to see all our Teachers, Administrators, Counselors, Arizona Department of …

CTE Can Lead to High Paying Jobs

CTE News CTE Can Lead to High Paying Jobs In an article released by Bloomberg, the technology sector boasted the most highest paying jobs for the fourth consecutive year with this year listing 13 of 25 careers. While tech jobs …

Trump Signs CTE Act Into Law

CTE News  Legislative News Trump Signs CTE Act Into Law In a watershed moment for his administration on education policy, President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, the first legislation Trump’s signed …