From finding the Titanic to educating young people, Dr. Robert Ballard takes STEM education to new depths.
Major process meetings held; common school engagement; major processes as a new approach; Carver Governance introduced to the state board; performance data being analyzed; bandwidth a challenge for many schools; United Way Campaign gearing up; CareerTech professionals help Moore schools; Biotech success story; National Security Agency conducted site visits in Oklahoma; OK, I’m finally over the golf outing loss. Here are the winners; and my schedule for the week.
Tri County Tech programs introduced Nicole Biddinger to love of science, math and medicine, leading to a $3,000 award and plans to study health and disease research.
Organizational assessment team update; the CareerTech renaissance gains momentum among school boards; both-and thinking; creative way to share Sommers’ system overview; org structure team proposals off to the judges; congrats and welcome to Oklahoma, Dawn!; competency-based education emerging in higher education; a $4 million a year teacher; conference twitter questions with answers; and my schedule for the week.
Great annual conference; prison based programs result in return on investment; CareerTech helps local companies with FEMA grants; CareerTech helps assure new teacher success; Foundation golf outing draws crowd, raises funds to support CareerTech; OSU IT president warns of higher-ed tipping point; assessment services adds clients; assessment training completed – great results accrued; CareerTech success stories worthy of note; FY2013 a solid year for curriculum and assessment teams; finding alternatives to college; and my schedule for the week.
Disability ACES Workshop planned at Oklahoma CareerTech; Adult Basic Education resources outlined; feedback sought for third draft of the Oklahoma Academic Standards; get your CareerTech Hall of Fame tickets before they sell out; manufacturing, construction to be honored in October; military hiring event is Friday; useful links and my schedule for the week.
Biomedical academies provide career paths for students; hiring event planned at Fort Sill for Oklahoma military members, veterans; CareerTech Women in Leadership program accepting applications; continuing teacher academy first session set for Sept. 23; Lottery scholarship applications open; Makerspace, #OklaEd and EdCampCTE; useful links and my schedule for the week.
Oklahoma Education and Industry Partnership making connections for STEM; chat about #OklaEd every Sunday night; director attends Macy’s fulfillment center dedication; Oklahoma ArtScience Prize students file provisional patent; 48th Annual Summer Conference concludes; Continuous School Improvement workshop has more than 1,000 attendees; Oklahoma CareerTech Foundation golf tourney raises $11,000 for scholarships; you’re invited to EdCampCTE; useful links and my schedule for the week.
Oklahoma FFA students attend leadership activities; Skills Centers tours continue; CSI Workshop early registration deadline approaching; standards available for review; Oklahoma CareerTech Foundation golf tourney set; useful links and my schedule for the week.
Oklahoma TSA students cohost conference; Skills Centers tours continue; FCCLA members win, dance, raise money, get elected; standards available for review; military hiring event set for July 16 in Enid; top SBA administrator to speak at Oklahoma event; Oklahoma CareerTech Foundation golf tourney set; useful links and my schedule for the week.
Oklahoma Hall of Fame posthumously honored Dr. Francis Tuttle; CareerTech safety training making a difference; one TSA chapter kicks off a statewide fundraiser for American Cancer Society; CareerTech STEM; useful links and my schedule for the week.
CareerTech, Metro Tech co-host law enforcement conference; thank you for joining the #OklaEd Chat; Department exceeds United Way goal; NTHS holds 10th annual State Leadership Conference; 2016 Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference set; read about CareerTech Champions; useful links and my schedule for the week.
More than 1,700 attend BPA/DECA conference; Oklahoma FFA wins awards at national convention; Excellence in Action award applications available; CareerTech state director will moderate #OklaEd chat Nov. 15; SkillsUSA members help Shawnee Economic Development Foundation; interview during game will feature Marcie Mack; useful links and my schedule for the week.
Northwest Technology Center helps train Department of Corrections employees; Pioneer Tech hosts Veterans’ Focus event; CareerTech BMITE staff attend MBA Conclave; Western Tech hosts CareerTech Safety Conference; CareerTech state director will moderate #OklaEd chat on Nov. 15; United Way Campaign starts; useful links and my schedule for the week.
CareerTech STEM is growing; Oklahoman to sponsor Workforce Skills Gap forum; Woodward Chamber discusses education that fits; OkACTE wants your opinion about its services; GuidanceFest 2015 is fast approaching; CareerTech will officially kick off its United Way Campaign on Oct. 19; useful links and my schedule for the week.
GuidanceFest 2015 is fast approaching; tickets still available for CareerTech Hall of Fame ceremony; EdCampCTE a great success; Oklahoma CareerTech Celebrates Manufacturing Day; Oklahoma honors Careers in Construction Month in October; CareerTech to participate in United Way campaign; useful links and my schedule for the week.
CareerTech Hall of Fame honors outstanding individuals; Canadian Valley students build food pantry storage facility; CareerTech is halfway to United Way goal; Stillwater civic group visits Oklahoma CareerTech; Metro Technology Centers receives leadership excellence award; useful links and my schedule for the week.
CareerTech and TEEM partner to train welders and food service workers; congratulations to Southwest Technology Center and Hollis School District; updated Assessment List is now available; Skills Centers working with Macy’s to provide jobs for students; National Association of State Directors spotlights Oklahoma; national HOSA president visits Oklahoma; useful links and my schedule for the week.