Director's Weekly Memo
CareerTech Champion: Maria Lopez – Autry Technology Center; Oklahoma CareerTech and the National Technical Honor Society honor students who achieve excellence; CIMC offers resource for CTE Month; Institute to address nontraditional careers; CareerTech Events; and useful links.
Forum will help communities boost local economy; Institute to address nontraditional careers; CareerTech's Career and Academic Connections meets school counselors' professional development needs; For Counselors Only Conference planned; CareerTech events; and useful links.
Oklahoma Department of CareerTech receives recognition as a Certified Healthy Business; CareerTech supports Launch Oklahoma; CareerTech Business and Industry Services making a difference for an Oklahoma company; CareerTech business and industry services offers variety of programs; Forum will help communities boost local economy; CareerTech events; and useful links.
Western Technology Center helps students through hard times with P-Willy’s Place of Grace; Did you know?; Continuing Teacher Academy planned for January; CareerTech student organization - Millwood BPA: Creating real-world student opportunities; FFA students send a note of thanks; CareerTech events; and useful links.
Congratulations to our agency Pinnacle winners; Continuing Teacher Academy set for January; CareerTech providing assistance for transitioning soldiers; in case you missed this story, #OkCareerTechDelivers; CareerTech events; and useful links.
In case you missed these stories, #OkCareerTechDelivers; Vision 2016 is just around the corner; Dawn Lindsley recognized as one of Stillwater’s top Emerging Leaders Under 40; work advances on Skills Centers manufacturing training; 2017 OYE Show Honorees named; Oklahoma Economic Outlook Conference set for Dec. 6; CareerTech events; and useful links.
ODCTE gives back to the community; Metro Tech/OCPD cadet overcomes obstacles to create bright future; Oklahoma brings home national championships and more from National FFA Convention; Vision 2016 is just around the corner; Indian Capital Tech hosts You Build It Team Competition in honor of Construction Careers Awareness Month; useful links; and CareerTech events.
OKCRC annual conference set this month; CareerTech Champion: Chacey Schoeppel - FFA; CareerTech hosts Business and Industry Services professional development session; GuidanceFest workshops planned in October; Free resources available for teachers; useful links; and CareerTech Events.
National Manufacturing Day is Oct. 7; October is Careers in Construction Month; GuidanceFest workshops planned in October; students attend 15th annual Construction Career Day; Francis Tuttle Tech students honored at FutureTech Nationals; free resources available for teachers; useful links; and CareerTech events.
CareerTech State Board meets in Stillwater in September; CareerTech employees participate in Stillwater Area United Way Day of Caring; CareerTech Champion: Todd Kirkland - Mid-Del Technology Center; Tech Centers That Work participants review survey data at workshop; Project Lead the Way conference set for Oct. 27; Re-Entry Job Fair planned for released offenders; useful links; and CareerTech events
CareerTech Champion: Whitney Heer - Gordon Cooper Technology Center; CareerTech lottery grants making a difference; Project Lead The Way conference Oct. 27; CareerTech Champion: Kyle Price - Haworth High School and Kiamichi Technology Center; Re-Entry Job Fair planned for released offenders; CareerTech educators scholarships are available; useful links; and CareerTech events.
List tells some of best educational iPad and Android apps for teachers, first-year high school counselors learn at workshop, Continuing Teacher Academy set for Sept. 14, employability skills highlighted in new resources, CareerTech educators scholarships are available, useful links and CareerTech events.
Continuing Teacher Academy set for Sept. 14; FCCLA students receive awards at national conference; Central Tech grad a top 10 finalist in national truck driving contest; Bob Funk recognized as ACTE 2017 Business Leader of the Year; useful links; and CareerTech events.
CareerTech personnel honored; robotics skills demonstrated; new resources supplement OK Career Guide; CareerTech making a difference with companies; CareerTech making a difference in a student’s life; Oklahoma teachers and administrators attend SREB summer conference; useful links; CareerTech events.
Project Lead the Way teachers participate in professional development; Oklahoma FFA students make the finals in the 2016 top achievement awards; CareerTech participates in program for STEM teachers; CIMC offers new employability resources web page; useful links; and CareerTech events.
CareerTech Skills Centers program receives national certification; 37 instructors earn 70 Certiport certifications; Oklahoma FFA participates in FFA Washington Leadership Conference; CareerTech Foundation sets golf tournament; useful links; CareerTech events.
CareerTech Testing will offer new assessments beginning Aug. 1; CareerTech Hall of Fame inductee honored at National FCCLA conference; Oklahoma FCCLA brings home gold medals from National Leadership Conference; Retiree turns hobby into a career with the help of Metro Tech; ODCTE staff members receive national award; CareerTech Foundation sets golf tournament; Summer Conference early registration ends July 15; useful links; and CareerTech events.
Students, teachers learn to make and create at CareerTech sponsored camps; I.am.not.a.robot. (Or am I?); Watch for the giant iguana at Summer Conference; Member awards breakfast added to Summer Conference; useful links; and CareerTech events.
Oklahoma SkillsUSA students dominate at the largest SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference; HOSA students compete at the International Leadership Conference; member awards breakfast added to Summer Conference; Summer camps spark students' interest across state; polyester to protect new agriculture curriculum; CareerTech awards approximately $3.5 million in lottery fund grants to CareerTech programs; useful links; and CareerTech events.