U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Nominations

The U.S. Presidential Scholars in Career and Technical Education Program recognizes and honors up to 20 students each year, on the basis of outstanding scholarship and demonstrated ability and accomplishment in Career and Technical Education…

2017 CareerSafe Safety Educator of the Year

CareerSafe is proud to announce Richard McPherson of Rio Rico, Arizona, as the winner of the 2017 CareerSafe Safety Educator of the Year Award. McPherson was one of five nationwide finalists for the award. Lisa London, CareerSafe Director of Strategic Alliances, presented McPherson…

Summer Conference Call for Presentations

The Association Career Technical Education of Arizona (ACTEAZ) and the Arizona Department of Education invite you to participate in the 43rd annual Arizona CTE Summer Conference. The theme this year is CTE: Forging Students into Everyday Heroes…

Excellence in Action Award

We’d like to let you all know that the 5th annual Excellence in Action award applications are now open. We encourage you to share this award with your networks, and encourage your colleagues to apply!

U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Application

The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program in Career and Technical Education will recognize 20 outstanding Career and Technical Education students in 2018. Each state can nominate 5 candidates for recognition for excellence in Career and Technical Education through the Chief State School Officer…

Executive Director’s Letter – Pam Ferguson – Fall 2017

My Fellow CTE Supporters, This year’s summer conference theme, Discover CTE. Create Your Future., captured the essence of one of the main goals of the Association for Career and Technical Education of Arizona and the Arizona Department of Education.

President’s Letter – Stephen Weltsch – Fall 2017

Dear ACTEAZ Members, I hope the summer provided you with an opportunity to connect with family, friends and the quiet time to renew! The overflowing bins of school supplies at your local grocery store remind us that the start of school is near, and so much opportunity lies ahead!

ACTEAZ 2017 Officer Elections – Results

Dear ACTEAZ Members, The Nomination and Election Process was followed per our election guidelines, and we now have the ACTEAZ 2017 Officer Election Results. The ACTEAZ Election Winners for 2017 are:

ACTEAZ 2017 Officer Elections – Candidates

This year elections are being held for the following officer positions: President Elect, Vice President, and Secretary. Voting is online and opened on May 8th and ends on May 26th, 2017. You will receive voting instructions through e-mail.

Arizona Continues to Show Success at Region V

We have all worked hard together to continue the growth, development and success of Career and Technical Education here in Arizona.  During the Region V conference in Rapid City, SD earlier this month, that effort was recognized.