Month: July 2018

A Blog for CTE Teachers

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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