Monday, August 1, 2016
Oklahoma City Cox Convention Center
First-Timer Orientation for New Teachers and/or New Members
Orientation will be held in Meeting Rooms 4-5, from 8:30 – 9:45 a.m. Attendees will hear an overview of Oklahoma’s CareerTech System and benefits of membership in the Oklahoma Association of Career and Technical Education. The purpose and format of Summer Conference will also be explained.
Member Recognition Breakfast
It is a breakfast and awards presentation to recognize the best OkACTE educators in OK. It will take place from 8 – 9 a.m., in the Arena. Most awards will be announced. Tickets for the Breakfast are $30 and must be purchased as part of your Summer Conference Registration. Tickets are limited and will not be sold at Summer Conference.
Award nominees do not pay for breakfast tickets, however their guests will be charged for breakfast tickets. Award nominees and presenters will be sent specific notifications and updates mid-June on the schedule.
Opening General Session
This session will be held from 10 – 11 a.m. in the Arena. Highlights of this session will be the State Superintendent’s Award for Excellence in CTE, remarks from State Director, Dr. Marcie Mack, introduction of Express Services Award winners. *Session subject to change. Check back later for finalized agenda.
Afternoon General Session
This session will be held from 3:40 – 4:30 p.m. in the Arena. Highlights of this session will be the Gold Star, Arch Alexander and Francis Tuttle Awards. Remarks from OkACTE Executive Director, Skye McNiel and an exceptional program planning to challenge you in ways you won’t want to miss. *Session subject to change. Check back later for finalized agenda.
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Sheraton Downtown Hotel
OCLA Annual Meeting
The Oklahoma Council for Local Administrators annual meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Sheraton Downtown Hotel, Room TBD. Tickets are $35 and must be purchased no later than Friday, July 22. Tickets will not be sold at Summer Conference. Tickets may be purchased by selecting OCLA annual meeting when completing your division registration form and including an additional fee with your registration fee. Registration for this meeting includes lunch. A ticket for the luncheon will be stapled to your nametag.
OKACTE Leadership Seminar
Leadership Seminar is for each Division’s President, President-Elect, Past President, Secretary, Treasurer and Reporter. Any Program Administrator from ODCTE who has never attended is encouraged to attend. From 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. a dinner will be served, officer duties explained and a keynote speaker to entertain and motivate. There will be no cost for this event.
For more information about the OkACTE, visit www.okacte.org