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12 Activities to Boost Engagement in your CTE Classroom

Learning by doing in career and technical training is essential to fully grasp industry-based concepts. From staging a crime scene to creating a business, iCEV provides engaging and stimulating coursework to build skills among your students. These 12 stimulating activities will take your students’ educational engagement to a new level by developing team building and…
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New Features. New Content. New School Year.

Throughout the summer, Team iCEV has been busy creating tons of new content and adding great new features to the platform based on your feedback! We’ve simplified the way course and certification playlists are added, integrated an assessment generator, improved grade reports and so much more! Check out all the updates below.   Create Your…
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The First of Many: Mississippi Student Earns Small Engine Certification

Featuring Loyd Star Agricultural Academy The students at Loyd Star Agriculture Academy are taking their education a step further by combining core classwork with real-world agricultural application. By merging these classes, students who previously struggled in core classes now see the application of those core subjects. These students are not only improving academically, they are…
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Exploring Careers: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Individuals pursuing a career within the Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster are responsible for maintaining law and order through law enforcement and legal services, protecting the safety of citizens through emergency and fire management services, as well as security and protective services. We have created a poster for each of the pathways within…
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Exploring Careers: Hospitality & Tourism

The Hospitality & Tourism Career Cluster introduces students to the activities associated with the management, marketing and operations of food and beverage services, lodging facilities, amusement and theme parks, cultural events and any other tourism services. We have designed posters for each of the pathways within this cluster to help your students explore their career…
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Professional Development from Your Couch

by Morgan Dixon “Why are you complaining about your job? You get summers off.” If you’re a teacher, odds are you’ve heard this phrase. Odds also are you had to restrain yourself from unleashing the full power of your rage on that silly, uninformed person.  Teachers spend the months of August through May (at the…
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Exploring Careers: Business Management & Administration

The Business, Management & Administration Career Cluster introduces students to the activities associated with running a business or organization such as supervising, monitoring, organizing, coordinating and planning. Careers in this pathway involve using organizational and leadership skills to plan, direct and evaluate operations to run a successful business. We have designed posters for each of…
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Exploring Careers: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

The Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Career Cluster is designed to provide students with a firm understanding to enter the agriculture industry. Courses within this cluster include Floral Design, Animal Handling & Identification, Meat Judging, Forestry Science Management and more. We have designed seven posters which introduce the various careers within the Agriculture, Food &…
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Sponsoring Success: FCCLA Career Investigation Scholarship Recipients 2018

Organizations and contests that promote Career and Technical Education (CTE) are continuously encouraging young people across America to strive towards career development. iCEV proudly sponsored the Texas Family, Career and Community Leaders (FCCLA) Career Investigations Contest this past month. Students traveled from across the state to the Students Taking Action with Recognition (STAR) Event which allows…
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Exploring Careers: Architecture & Construction

Pave the way for your students to research the various career opportunities within the Architecture and Construction Cluster with these free classroom posters. We have created three posters which introduce each pathway and lists sample careers for each. Download these posters and display them in your classroom, share them on social media or use them…
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