Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Iroquois High School hosts TRACK signing event

Five Jefferson County Public School students signed on to the TRACK Youth Apprenticeship Program during a signing event held at Iroquois High School.

Registration open for ACTE CareerTech VISION Conference

Join the premier annual gathering of career and technical education professionals at the ACTE CareerTech VISION Conference, schedule for Dec. 6-9 in Nashville, Tenn.

Barren County, WKU create recipe for student success

Barren County School District’s Nutrition Services Department and Western Kentucky University are collaborating to provide post-baccalaureate internship placements for WKU students.

Sign up for February’s Student Leadership Day

The 17th Annual Student Leadership Day for career and technical education students is slated for Feb. 13.

CTE programs can apply for Excellence in Action award

Applications are being accepted for the Advance CTE Excellence in Action Award, which recognizes and honors superior career and technical education programs of study from across the nation.
Sarah Raikes, a family and consumer sciences teacher at Washington County High School, gives ice cream balls to students as they prepare make fried ice cream in one of her classes. Raikes was named the 2017 Teacher of the Year by the Association for Career and Technical Education. Photo by Bobby Ellis, Oct. 17, 2017

Family and consumer sciences a perfect fit for Washington teacher

The 2017 ACTE Teacher of the Year has spent more than 30 years teaching students valuable skills and helping them become leaders in their school and community.
Brandon Davis

KDE’s Davis selected to lead national agricultural education group

Brandon Davis of the Kentucky Department of Education's Office of Career and Technical Education was chosen as the president elect of the National Association of Supervisors of Agricultural Education at the group's annual convention in Indianapolis.  
About 2,600 high school students had the opportunity to meet with construction employers during the 13th Annual Kentucky Construction Career Days at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. The event, sponsored by the Kentucky Construction Career Choice Council, gives students the chance to obtain information about employment, construction registered apprenticeship offerings, and post-secondary educational opportunities. Photo by David Lawson

Kentucky CTE students take part in Construction Career Days

Students from across Kentucky participated recently in Construction Career Days, which give members of the construction industry an opportunity to engage with high school students in career and technical education programs.

FCCLA introduces the first Day of Service

Kentucky’s Family Career Community Leaders of America programs are being encouraged to “paint their town red with community service” by dedicating one day during the week of Oct. 29- Nov. 4 to take action and make a difference in their community.

Applications open for the 2018 Excellence in Action award

Apply for the 2018 Excellence in Action award to showcase the amazing work of your Career and Technical Education students, instructors and faculty at the national level.