Thursday, January 24, 2019
Tags CTE

Tag: CTE

Students explore future jobs at Career Expo in Lexington

For my first photo blog at the Kentucky Department of Education, I recently went to the 2nd annual Academies of Lexington Career Expo over in Fayette County.

Bringing career tech to the fore

During the Kentucky Association for Career and Technical Education's annual conference in Louisville, Interim Commissioner Wayne Lewis announced a new campaign to increase the public's awareness about career and technical education. 

KDE announces campaign to familiarize students with careers

Kentucky Department of Education Interim Commissioner Wayne Lewis has announced a new campaign aimed at increasing awareness about career and technical education careers.

Work Ready Scholarship questions to be answered during Facebook Live event

High school students, parents, school counselors, teachers and administrators – as well as adults who have not yet earned an associate degree or higher and are interested in a career in one of the state’s top five high-demand workforce sectors – are invited to join a Facebook Live event at 1 p.m. ET on Tuesday, July 24 to learn about the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship.

Teachers see information technology in action

Computer science teachers from across the state recently visited Humana to learn what one of Kentucky’s largest employers looks for when hiring information technology graduates.

Districts awarded New Skills for Youth Grants to strengthen and expand...

The Kentucky Department of Education has awarded six Kentucky school districts with grants to strengthen and expand career and technical pathways for students.

Helping rising educators

A new education career pathway and a new student organization are designed to help Kentucky school districts grow their own teachers.

Board considers career/tech funding; novice reduction

Current funding for career and technical education (CTE) in Kentucky is inadequate and at critical levels. That’s the conclusion of an independent report presented to...

Q&A with Dr. Jack McElroy, a longtime CTE educator

"Dr. Jack" is known across the state for his contributions to Kentucky CTE and the teachers who have made a career for themselves in the education profession.

Work Ethic program teaches students secrets to success in the workplace

College/career ready means having a good work ethic in Hardin County.