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U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

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 …

Executive Director’s Letter – Pam Ferguson – August 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.  To …

President’s Letter – Stephen Weltsch – August 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 …

ACTEAZ Officer Elections – 2017 Results

Dear ACTEAZ Members, The Nomination and Election Process was followed per our election guidelines, and we now have Election Results. The ACTEAZ Election Winners for 2017 are the following: President-Elect – Curt Bertelsen Vice-President – Amanda Nolasco Secretary – Rachael …

ACTEAZ Officer Elections – 2017 Candidates

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

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. Arizona presented two …

Executive Director’s Letter – Pam Ferguson – Spring 2017

Spring Highlights on Association Activities   ACTEAZ and ACOVA Mid-Winter Leadership Conference Professional Sessions were great and diversified for varied professional Interests. Thanks so much to all our presenters. This was our 17th year for this conference. Thanks to ACOVA …

ACTEAZ Officer Elections – 2017

This year there will be an election for the following ACTEAZ offices: President Elect Vice President Secretary Officer candidates should be members that have demonstrated leadership in the Arizona Career and Technical Education Association or their ACTEAZ Affiliate Association. All election applicants …

Monument Valley HS Agriculture Program Makes the News

On March 2nd Cronkite News, shown on PBS channel 8, highlighted the amazing CTE Veterinary Program headed by Clyde McBride.  To watch the footage visit the PBS website here. The segment is about 11 minutes into the program.

Marana HS Welding Program Helps on Community Project

Career Technical Education students are leaving their mark in Marana for years to come.  The Marana HS welding program is helping to create a landscape of art sculptures along Tangerine Road.  This community project was brought to fruition through the …